Executive Director

Tim Whitehouse

Tim Whitehouse has more than 25 years of experience working on a wide range of environmental issues with governments, businesses, nonprofit organizations and community groups. Tim was a senior attorney at the United States Environmental Protection Agency for 10 years, where he specialized in enforcement of the Clean Water Act and in hazardous waste compliance issues. He was also head of the Law and Policy Program at the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation in Montreal, Canada for 5 years. He has worked as a consultant for companies on environmental compliance issues, and with non-profit organizations focusing on clean energy issues. Most recently, he was executive director of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, a health advocacy group working to address climate change, toxics pollution, and nuclear disarmament issues in Maryland. He holds a JD and BA from Emory University and an MA from New York University.

Letter to Inspector General O’Donnell – 03-30-2021 (PDF) 

by Susan Sargent | March 30, 2021
DESCRIPTION: Letter to Inspector General O’Donnell regarding the violations of law, mismanagement, and abuse of authority by CDPHE TO: Inspector General O’Donnell FROM: Kevin Bell / PEER DATE: March 30, 2021 TAGS: Colorado, EPA, Whistleblowers, CDPHE ...

Letter to EPA IG – Colorado Air Quality Standards – 03/30/2021 (PDF)

DESCRIPTION: Request for Review of Intentional Non-Enforcement of National Ambient Air Quality Standards by Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Pursuant to State Implementation Plan Under the Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. § 7401 et seq. TO: Inspector General Sean W. O’ ...

Inspectors General

by Susan Sargent | February 23, 2021
Inspector general offices are supposed to detect or prevent fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement in the programs and operations of their parent agencies ...

Interior IG Sits on Migratory Bird Ethics Complaint

by Kirsten Stade | June 11, 2020
Inspector General Wants FWS Retirees to Name Those Who Complained ...

PEERMail | 100,000 and Counting – A Grim Milestone

by Tim Whitehouse | May 28, 2020
As we pass a grim mortality milestone for the COVID-19 pandemic, this immense death toll highlights the distressing extent of our national incapacity ...