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Christopher Patton

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Christopher Patton

Acting Director of Environmental Management
The Port of Los Angeles


Christopher Patton became acting director of environmental management for the Port of Los Angeles in June 2010. His more than 20 years' experience in air quality management included implementation of some of the Port's most aggressive air quality programs, including the 2006 San Pedro Bay Ports Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP), the 2010 Draft CAAP Update and the soon-to-be-released Climate Action Plan. Mr. Patton's previous roles for the Port include environmental affairs officer and environmental specialist. He holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Colorado College, where he graduated magna cum laude, and a master's degree in environmental design from California State Polytechnic University at Pomona.

Pacific Place
222 West Sixth Street, 10th Floor
San Pedro  California  90731
United States
Office Phone: 
(310) 732-3675


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