Christine Sotelo

Christine Sotelo is the Chief of California's Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program. Christine has 20 years of regulatory craft experience with the California Water Boards, Department of Public Health, and Toxic Substances Control in the areas of water quality monitoring and assessment; NPDES permitting and auditing; water quality investigations and multi-agency enforcement actions; CEQA/NEPA compliance and emergency management: public participation and negotiating environmental agreements. Prior to leading California ELAP, she managed California's Municipal Storm Water Program and advanced the state's regulation of storm water quality by developing rules and policies for protecting California waters.

Contact Information: christine.sotelo@waterboards.ca.gov; 916-341-5175