Inside the campaign to be an EPA regional administrator

By Kevin Bogardus | 07/26/2021 09:47 AM EST

High-profile state officials and legislators as well as environmental activists have been mentioned as potential contenders for EPA regional administrators. Clockwise from top left: Debra Lekanoff, Harold Mitchell Jr., KC Becker, Elena Craft, Micah Ragland, Martha Guzman Aceves, Ken Kimmell and Lisa Garcia.Washington State House Democrats (Lekanoff); South Carolina Legislative Services Agency (Mitchell Jr.); @kcbecker/Twitter (Becker); Environmental Defense Fund (Craft); Obama White House (Ragland); @GuzmanAcevesPUC/Twitter (Guzman Aceves); Northeastern University (Kimmell); @EJLisaG/Twitter (Garcia)