An active national forum focusing on oil and gas environmental and safety issues, this committee gathers and distributes information on legislative and regulatory developments, technological innovations and effective approaches to environmental and safety management.

The committee provides leadership by remaining dedicated to these efforts as well as by discussing the impact of legislation and regulations, developing positions, and guiding states and industry through model statutes or regulations, handbooks or other appropriate means.

Chair: Adam Wygant, Director and State Geologist, Oil, Gas, and Minerals Division, Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy
Vice Chair: Leslie Savage, P.G., Chief Geologist, Oil & Gas Division, Railroad Commission of Texas
IOGCC Staff Liaison: Amy Childers
For more information about the Environment & Safety Committee or to find out how to become a member, please contact Amy Childers at e-mail address: amy.childers@iogcc.state.ok.us