Environmental Justice Conversation - Videos

Introduction, Invocation, Pledge of Allegiance

Chelsea Hayes, Master of Ceremonies, CEO & Principal Consultant, The Coaching Factory, LLC

Monsignor John Moretta, Pastor, Resurrection Catholic Church

Mayor Ben Benoit, City of Wildomar, Member, South Coast AQMD Governing Board

Welcoming Remarks

Dr. William A. Burke, Chairman, South Coast AQMD Governing Board

Film "The Right to Breathe" - South Coast AQMD's Signature Documentary Film

Introduced by Mayor Ben Benoit, City of Wildomar, Member, South Coast AQMD Governing Board

Presentation:  "Identifying Jurisdictional and Regulatory Responsibility on Environmental Matters"

Barbara Baird, Chief Deputy Counsel, South Coast AQMD
Barbara Baird Presentation (PDF, 652 KB)
Contact_Complaint Information for Environmental Issues (PDF, 120 KB)

Roundtable Panel Discussion:  "Looking at Environmental Response and Responsibilities"

Moderator:  Professor Helen Kang, Director of Environmental Law and Justice Clinic, Golden Gate University School of Law"

Luncheon Keynote Address #1

The Honorable Kevin De León, President pro Tempore, California State Senate
Introduced by Dr William A. Burke, Chairman, South Coast AQMD Governing Board

Luncheon Keynote Address #2

Robert D. Bullard, Ph.D., "The Father of Environmental Justice" Dean, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs, Texas Southern University

Presentations:  "The Impacts of Near Roadway Exposure and Land Use Decisions on Our Health"

Philip M. Fine, Ph.D., Assistant Deputy Executive Officer for Planning, Rule Development & Area Sources, South Coast AQMD
Philip M. Fine, Ph.D. Presentation (PDF, 1567 KB)

John B. Faust, Ph.D., Chief, Community Assessment & Research Section, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment
John B. Faust, Ph.D. Presentation (PDF, 1700 KB)

Video Remarks

The Honorable Karen Bass, Member of Congress, 37th District of California

Introduced by Joseph K. Lyou, Ph.D., Member, South Coast AQMD Governing Board and President & CEO, Coalition for Clean Air

Roundtable Panel Discussion:  "What People and Communities Can Do to Address Land Use Impacts on Health"

Moderator:  Gabriela Teissier, News Anchor, Univision 34 KMEX-TV

Closing Remarks

Joseph K. Lyou, Ph.D., Member, South Coast AQMD Governing Board and President & CEO, Coalition for Clean Air