By Michael Zagata
Raised in upstate manhattan, Mike earned a BS and MS in secondary technology at SUNY-Oneonta and Cornell after which a Ph.D. in flora and fauna ecology at Iowa kingdom University. His diversified occupation incorporated an assistant professorship on the collage of Maine-Orono’s institution of wooded area assets, box Director for The flora and fauna Society, Audubon’s Director of Federal relatives, software improvement officer for the nationwide learn Council (National Academy of Sciences)—where he shaped a committee to handle renewable traditional assets issues—and tenure with Tenneco, Inc., a Fortune 50 Company. whereas there, he graduated from the college of Virginia’s Darden company School’s “The government Program.” Mike was once promoted to Director of Environmental, well-being & defense (EH&S) for Tenneco Oil E&P. From there, he turned vice chairman of EH&S for Transco strength Co. below his management, the corporations obtained the nationwide natural world Federation’s “Conservation success Award,” geese Unlimited’s “Silver Teal Award,” and The Conservation Fund’s “Calder Award.” He then served in Governor Pataki’s cupboard as Commissioner (CEO) of recent York’s Dept. of Environmental Conservation. After leaving the DEC, he helped chanced on and served as president of the Conservation Alliance of latest York and lately retired as President and CEO of the Ruffed Grouse Society—an overseas natural world conservation association selling sound wooded area administration for the good thing about either hunted and non-hunted natural world. His awards/recognition contain a letter from President Carter thanking him for his assist in passing the Fish & natural world Conservation Act of 1980 (later often called CARA); induction into the “Hall of popularity” by way of the offshore power for his paintings at Tenneco on wetlands mitigation banking and “Rigs to Reefs” (converting retired offshore power construction systems into functioning synthetic reefs); and into the long island nation Outdoorsman’s corridor of Fame.
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A Journey Toward Environmental Stewardship by Michael Zagata