CalRecycle Staff Directory

Organization Units

Engineering Support Branch
Wes Mindermann (916) 341-6320 Branch Chief Supervising Waste Management Engineer
Theresa Taylor (916) 341-6348 Support Staff Office Technician (Typing)
Chris McSwain (916) 341-6379 Staff Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Gino Yekta (916) 341-6354 Staff Senior Waste Management Engineer
Jill Schaeffer (916) 341-6074 Staff Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Luke Wainscott (916) 341-6527 Staff Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Pauline Totten (916) 341-6583 Staff Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Todd Thalhamer (916) 341-6356 Staff Senior Waste Management Engineer
Jeremy Denbow (916) 341-6267 Consultant Consultant
Mel Knight (916) 341-6359 Consultant Consultant
Ray Ruminski (916) 341-6584 Consultant Consultant
Chris Deidrick (916) 341-6816 Retired Annuitant Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Closed, Illegal & Abandoned Sites Section
Glenn Young (916) 341-6696 Manager Senior Waste Management Engineer
Abel Martinez-Centeno (916) 341-6724 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Angela Gomez (916) 445-3638 Staff Environmental Scientist
Dawn Liang (916) 341-6723 Staff Environmental Scientist
Sabra Ambrose (916) 341-6352 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Closure & Technical Support Section
Michael Wochnick (916) 341-6289 Manager Senior Waste Management Engineer
Alfred Worcester (916) 341-6353 Staff Engineering Geologist
Bill Hereth (916) 341-6284 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Frank Davies, Jr. (916) 341-6721 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Janelle Heinzler (916) 341-6455 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Peter Jan (916) 341-6315 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Rachel Beck (916) 341-6229 Staff Engineering Geologist
Disaster Response Unit
Robert Healy (916) 341-6132 Supervisor Senior Waste Management Engineer
Bruce Berger (916) 341-6729 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Jarrod Ramsey-Lewis (916) 341-6605 Staff Associate Governmental Program Analyst
Kathy Bare (916) 341-6765 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Stephen Eto (916) 341-6504 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Solid Waste & Tire Cleanup Programs Section
Steve Santa Croce (916) 341-6688 Manager Senior Waste Management Engineer
Alan Zamboanga (916) 341-6450 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Mustafe Botan (916) 341-6367 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Phillip Kovacs (916) 341-6620 Staff Waste Management Engineer
Rebecca Oliver (916) 341-6088 Staff Waste Management Engineer