Clearing the Air in 2020

April 16, 2020 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM (EDT)


“Due to the continuing uncertainty of COVID-19, our effort to prioritize the health and safety of all event attendees, and current restrictions on live event attendance, the 2019 Clearing the Air event originally scheduled for April 16 has been postponed. Please watch for further updates as to the status of this event and contact MMA’s Dave Greco, at 517-487-8543 or, to stay informed on changing air issues in Michigan.”

Get Informed on Michigan's Most Important Air Issues

Manufacturers must comply with an ever-changing number of air regulations all while trying to compete with companies in other states and in low-cost locations around the world.

Join us for the annual Clearing the Air program on Thursday, 4/16/20, in Lansing to keep your regulatory managers informed of the air-related issues that could increase costs or reduce competitiveness.

Topics and Speakers:

Keynote Address

Liesl Eichler Clark, director, Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE)

Successfully Navigating the Air Permitting Process


Brian Leahy, senior meteorologist, Barr Engineering Company

Lori Myott, environmental services and reliability compliance manager, Lansing Board of Water and Light

Annette Switzer, permit section manager, Air Quality Division

Moderated by Paul Collins, partner, Miller Canfield

Decoding Environmental Justice

Regina Strong, environmental justice public advocate, Air Quality Division

Ozone Nonattainment Planning


Greg Myers, manager of corporate environmental & air quality, Marathon Petroleum Company

Jay Olaguer, assistant division director, Air Quality Division

Lillian Woolley, senior engineer, Fishbeck

Moderated by Dave Greco, director of regulatory and environmental affairs, Michigan Manufacturers Association

Air Quality Division Field Inspections, Issues and Enforcement Update

Chris Ethridge, field operations manager, Air Quality Division, EGLE

Who should attend:
This must-attend event is sponsored by the Air Committee of the Environmental Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and hosted at MMA. All environmental professionals, attorneys, managers with environmental compliance responsibilities and individuals charged with strategic planning are encouraged to attend. Lunch is included with your registration.

Register before March 21st and receive $20 off! Discount applied at checkout. 

Registration discounts available for students and state government individuals. Contact MMA directly to receive this discount.


MMA Headquarters

620 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing, MI, 48933, United States

Contact Information

Michigan Manufacturers Association
Name: Sarah Martin
Phone: 517-487-8521

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