Environmental Rules Review Committee (ERRC)

The Environmental Rules Review Committee (ERRC) was created as an independent body within the Office of Performance and Transformation to oversee all rule-making of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. The Committee is comprised of 12 members appointed by the Governor and four nonvoting ex-officio members. Not more than six of the voting members may be members of the same political party. Appointed members serve four-year terms.
 
Statute
 
 
Members
 
Janet Barlow (I), Clio
Representing a statewide organization that represents small businesses
Term expires 10/4/2020
 
James Clift (D), Lansing
Representing a statewide environmental organization
Term expires 10/4/2020
 
Eric Pessell (I), Delton
Representing public health professionals
Term expires 10/4/2020
 
Nicholas Ramos (R), Clarkston
Representing a statewide manufacturing organization
Term expires 10/4/2020
 
Tyler Ernst (R), Lansing
Representing a statewide agricultural organization
Term expires 10/4/2021
 
Mark Fowler (R), East Jordan
Representing local governments
Term expires 10/4/2021
 
John Myers (D), Northville
Representing the solid waste management industry
Term expires 10/4/2021
 
Grant Trigger (I), West Bloomfield
Representing the general public
Term expires 10/4/2021
 
Helen Taylor (I), Okemos
Representing a statewide land conservancy organization
Term expires 10/4/2022
 
David Maness (R), Midland
Representing the oil and gas industry
Term expires 10/4/2022
 
Fadi Mourad (I), Farmington Hills
Representing public utilities that engage in the generation, transmission or distribution of electricity
Term expires 10/4/2022
 
Robert Nederhood (I), Grosse Pointe Park
Representing the general public
Term expires 10/4/2022
 
Ex-officio Members
 
Director of the Department of Environmental Quality, or their designee
Director of the Department of Health and Human Services, or their designee
Director of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, or their designee
Director of the Department of Natural Resources, or their designee