Environmental Services


736 F Street
Arcata, CA 95521



Link: Environmental Services Page

Contact the department using our online form.

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Sinkhorn, Emily Director of Environmental Services 707-822-8184  
Kang, Brian GIS Coordinator 707-822-8184  
Price, Brigitte Administrative Specialist 707-822-8184  

Community Services 

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Benvie, Emily Deputy Director - Community Services 707-822-8184  
Sefcik, Morguine Environmental Programs Manager    
Rice, Mike Parks, Facilities and Natural Resources Supervisor 707-825-2202  
Alexander, Quinn Maintenance Worker - Parks/NR/Facilities      
Avila, Art Senior Maintenance Worker - Parks      
Barker, Cole Maintenance Worker - Natural Resources      
Caraves, Azael Maintenance Worker - Parks      
Crandell, Wesley Maintenance Crew Leader - Parks/Facilities      
Damonte, Darius Maintenance Crew Leader - Natural Resources      
Matty, Eric Maintenance Worker - Parks      
McDonnell, Ryan Maintenance Worker - Facilities      
McDowall, Michael Natural Resources Specialist    
Nogueira, Javier Construction Specialist - Parks/Facilities      
Plocher, Russell Maintenance Worker - Parks      
Russo, Oded Senior Maintenance Worker - Parks/Facilities      

Recreation Division 

736 F Street
Arcata, CA 95521



Link: Recreation Division

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Benvie, Emily Deputy Director - Community Services 707-822-8184  
Rostad, Alecia Recreation Administrative Assistant 707-822-7091  
Groom, Cullen Recreation Supervisor 707-825-2202  
Schmidt, Heather Recreation Supervisor 707-825-2201  

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Culbert, Doug Deputy Director - Streets-Utilities 707-825-2166  
Reed, Lori Administrative Assistant - Streets/Utilities 707-825-2129  
Boyse, Jenna Administrative Assistant - Utilities 707-825-2167  
Lackey, Scott Streets/Fleet Supervisor   707-825-2180  
Magnuson, Seth Utilities Supervisor    
Scott, Chad Plant Operations Supervisor   707-825-2157  
Adams, Todd Water/Wastewater Plant Operator I      
Baggett, Connor Water Meter Technician      
Crandall, Chad Senior Maintenance Worker - Streets/Utilities      
Euan-Estrada, Jose Collection System Operator II      
George, Jack Equipment Operator      
Greene, Drew Maintenance Crew Leader - Utilities      
Grossman, Mark Senior Construction Specialist      
Gunn, Matt Equipment Operator - Utilities      
Hassler, Jed Maintenance Worker - Streets/Utilities      
Hemmingsen, Brian Traffic Control Technician      
Hernandez, Rachel Wastewater Operations & Compliance Officer 707-825-2148  
Meadows, Chad Water/Wastewater Plant Operator II   707-825-2157  
Merezko, Boris Water/Wastewater Mechanic      
Purcell, Nick Lead Mechanic      
Rodriguez, Marcela Water/Wastewater Plant Operator I      
Sauers, Shane Maintenance Worker - Streets/Utilities      
Shelton, John Lead Water/Wastewater Mechanic   707-825-2157  
Sinnott, Scott Environmental Compliance Technician 707-825-2140  
Smith, Kevin SCADA Systems Manager 707-825-2212  
Vahey, Andrew Operator-in-training Apprentice      
Yarbrough, Ted Crew Leader - Streets