Collin O'Mara

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Collin O'Mara
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Delaware Secretary of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Former officeholder
In office
March 2009 - July 2014
PartyNonpartisan
Compensation
Base salary$127,590
Elections and appointments
AppointedMarch 2009
Appointed byGovernor Jack Markell
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSyracuse University
Master'sUniversity of Oxford, Dartmouth College
Websites
Office website
Collin O'Mara is the former Delaware Secretary of Natural Resources and Environmental Control. O'Mara was appointed to his position by Governor Jack Markell in March 2009.[1] He stepped down in July 2014 to become president and chief executive officer of the National Wildlife Federation.[2]

Biography

Before becoming secretary, O'Mara was clean tech strategist for San Jose, CA, and the primary architect of the city's "Green Vision," a plan to combine economic development with environmental sustainability. He was previously a city management executive in Syracuse, NY, where he oversaw efforts to modernize city services.[3]

Education

  • Syracuse University
  • University of Oxford
  • Dartmouth College[3][4]

Political career

Natural Resources and Environmental Control (2009-2014)

O'Mara was appointed as Delaware Secretary of Natural Resources and Environmental Control by Governor Jack Markell in March 2009.[5]

Appointments

2009

O'Mara was appointed as Delaware Secretary of Natural Resources and Environmental Control by Governor Jack Markell in March 2009 and confirmed by the state Senate in April.[6] As the secretary serves at the pleasure of the governor, O'Mara was not subject to periodic reappointment. He resigned in July 2014 to accept a new position.

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Preceded by
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Delaware Secretary of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
2009-2014
Succeeded by
David Small