Nov. 24, 2020

The State of the Union with the IDEM’s Commissioner Bruno Pigott, Episode 1

The State of the Union with the IDEM’s Commissioner Bruno Pigott, Episode 1

This week’s podcast interview is with Bruno Pigott, the Commissioner of the Indiana Department of Environmental Management. Bruno give us the State of Union on the Environmental initiatives and future priorities for IDEM in 2021.  We had some much to talk about that we had to created two episodes! In Episode 1, you will hear what Bruno's day to day is like as Commissioner, how IDEM is managing staff during the COVID Crisis, the future of Electronic Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations in Indiana, and their statewide Air Quality improvements. Check it out!

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Bruno Pigot

Commissioner

Bruno Pigott has worked at the Indiana Department of Environmental Management
(IDEM) since 2000 and in 2017 was appointed as commissioner by Governor Holcomb. Mr. Pigott served as chief of staff from August 2015 through December 2016. From April 2005 through August 2015, he worked as the assistant commissioner in the Office of Water Quality. Prior to 2005, Mr. Pigott served in a number of different positions in the Office of Water Quality, including chief of the Permits Branch, the Compliance Branch, and the State Revolving Fund Section. He received his master’s degree from Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs and his bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University.