Environmental Protection Specialist
United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region 9
John Mikulin is an Environmental Protection Specialist in the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), Region 9 Technology & Partnerships Office located in San Francisco, California working on efforts to reduce emissions from mobile sources of air pollution in the western US. John’s current assignments include: Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) implementation, West Coast Collaborative stakeholder outreach and DERA grant project oversight, Clean Air Technology Initiative coordination, coordination of regional electric vehicle deployment, coordination of mobile source technology demonstration, assistance with national vehicle fuel economy standards development, assistance with regional biomethane deployment, diesel emissions reduction technology benefit-cost assessment, and National Environmental Policy Act review.
Prior to joining US EPA, John worked for the California Council for Environmental & Economic Balance as Project Manager of the California Environmental Dialogue, an environmental policy collaborative comprised of California businesses, environmental non-governmental organizations and government agencies. John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Public Service from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a Master of Public Policy degree from the University of California, Berkeley.