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Last updated: August 19, 2014

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Benjamin Blitch, Program Administrator

Panama City Branch Office Service Area


Northwest District
Panama City Office

470 Harrison Avenue
Panama City, Florida 32401
(850) 872-4375
Fax (850) 872-7790



Benjamin Blitch
Assistant Director
Phone: 850-767-0040
Email: Benjamin.Blitch@dep.state.fl.us


            Pamela Hagans
Administrative Assistant

            Phone: 850-767-0050
            Email: Pamela.Hagans@dep.state.fl.us



Solid Water/Hazardous Waste
Compliance Assistance

Air Monitoring
Ambient Air
Corinna Clanton
Environmental Specialist
Phone: 850-767-0052
Email: Corinna.Clanton@dep.state.fl.us

Jack Wick
Environmental Specialist
Phone: 850-767-0053           

Email: Jack.Wick@dep.state.fl.us




Submerged Lands & Environmental Resource Program (SLERP)
Environmental Permitting, Storm Water Permitting and Compliance Assistance


Michael A. Mathews

Environmental Manager

Phone: 850-767-0042

Email: Michael.Mathews@dep.state.fl.us        

            Linda Hamilton
            Senior Clerk

            Phone: 850-767-0051           
            Email: Linda.S.Hamilton@dep.state.fl.us


Charlotte Cope
Engineering Specialist

Permitting/Compliance Assistance
Phone: 850-767-0043           
Email: Charlotte.A.Cope@dep.state.fl.us
Jared Searcy
Environmental Specialist
Permitting/Compliance Enforcement
Phone: 850-767-0044           
Email: Jared.Searcy@dep.state.fl.us



Water Facilities/Compliance Assistance
Drinking water, Domestic Waste Water, Industrial Waste Water, and Air


Josie Penton

Environmental Manager

Phone: 850-767-0045

Email: Josie.Penton@dep.state.fl.us



C. Mark Sumner

Environmental Specialist

Compliance Assistance

Phone: 850-767-0046

Email: Mark.C.Sumner@dep.state.fl.us

Daniel Crean

Environmental Specialist

Compliance Assistance

Phone: 850-767-0054

Email: Daniel.Crean@dep.state.fl.us


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160 W. Government Street, Suite 308
 Pensacola, Florida 32502-5740
Phone: 850-595-8300
Fax: 850-595-8417


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