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About the Acting Administrator for EPA's Mid-Atlantic Region (Region 3)

Cecil A. Rodrigues

Photo Cecil A. Rodrigues Prior to being named Acting Regional Administrator in 2017, Cecil A. Rodrigues served as the Deputy Regional Administrator from 2015-2016. Cecil joined the EPA in 1987 and held a variety of positions during his time with the Agency. He served as the Hazardous Site Cleanup Division Director,  Acting Deputy Assistant Regional Administrator, and the Acting Chief of the Information Systems Branch. As an attorney, Cecil spent the early part of his career in Region 3's Office of Regional Counsel, and served in several leadership positions. Cecil received his B.A. in political science from Adelphi University in 1984 and his J.D. from the New York Law School in 1987. Cecil and his wife Jeanne are the proud parents of three children, Kaitlin, Kelly, and Brian.