Gebhardt Named Surface Water Division Chief

Karl Gebhardt was recently named the new chief for the Division of Surface Water and deputy director of water resources by Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler. Gebhardt recently served as the ODNR deputy director and was the point person for water quality and water resource issues. Prior to that, he was chief of ODNR’s Division of Soil and Water Resources, where he provided leadership to expand on-the-ground conservation practices and develop legislation that would help in the efficient and effective delivery of conservation programs for nutrient management.