Upcoming NAEP Webinars

Implementing Executive Order 13807: Establishing Discipline and Accountability in the Environmental Review and Permitting Process

October 18, 2017 (3:00-4:30pm EST)

This webinar will provide an overview of Executive Order 13807: Establishing Discipline and Accountability in the Environmental Review and Permitting Process, which was signed by President Trump on August 15, 2017. The purpose of this Order is to change the way the federal government processes environmental reviews and authorization decisions for infrastructure projects as a means to transform our economy. The panel will describe actions being taken to implement the Order including the White House Council on Environmental Quality’s (CEQ) initial list of actions published in the Federal Register on September 14, 2017, as well as the Department of the Interior’s Secretarial Order 3355 issued on August 31, 2017 that requires firm page and time limits for Environmental Impact Statements. The panel will also share perspectives on streamlining and best practices that have proven to accelerate and improve the federal environmental review and decision-making process.

Speakers include:

  • Ted Boling, Associate Director for National Environmental Policy Act at CEQ
  • Michaela Noble, Director Office of Environmental Policy & Compliance, Department of the Interior
  • Ronald Lamb, NEPA Specialist for the Marine Corps
  • Chuck Nicholson, NAEP Board Member and former Tennessee Valley Authority NEPA Lead

Moderating this panel is Shannon Stewart, NAEP Education Committee Chair, former National NEPA Lead for the Bureau of Land Management, and author of "NEPA as a Tool for Strategic Analysis and Decision Making" (Environmental Practice; Vol 16, No 4) an article highlighting the benefits of programmatic NEPA.

Mark your calendars for this timely and important topic impacting the work of environmental professionals across the country!

APU & NAEP Webinar Series - Part 3

Join us for our sixth exciting year of interactive webcasts with our environmental industry experts brought to you by American Public University and the National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP). National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP) and American Public University (APU) have shared efforts through an educational alliance with the goal to help prepare environmental professionals to advance in their field through career-relevant education. With this goal in mind, NAEP and American Public University leaders are collaborating on a sixth year of webcast series focused on career preparation and professional development for environmental professionals. The first webinar in this three part series will be held on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 2pm ET.

NAEP and APU 3-Part Webinar Series

To register please visit https://naep2017.splashthat.com/

Please note that these are free webinars so please register today.

Wednesday, November 15
2:00 - 3:15 PM [ET]

Part 3: Career Development: Getting in the Door and Being Present
This webinar will offer a mix of topics from interview skills to resumes building and updating to broadening your connections and maintaining a social media presence, as well as other means of networking. The topics are relevant not only to the rising professional but to the mid-career professional already working in the field. Some topics include being available to others through mentoring, active involvement in volunteer opportunities, enriched community experiences, and participating in conferences and training sessions. One further consideration is managing your own expectations for your career and being proactive in getting there.

Speakers: John Esson, Leslie Tice, Charlie Venuto, Elizabeth D’Andrea