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EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Phoenix Mayor Gordon to Host Green Jobs Roundtable

Release Date: 01/06/2010
Contact Information: Margot Perez-Sullivan, (415) 947-4149, perezsullivan.margot@epa.gov


*************MEDIA ADVISORY****************
**Media Q&A opportunity with Administrator Jackson and Mayor Gordon**

WHAT: President Obama’s pick to lead the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, will travel to Arizona tomorrow, Thursday, January 7th. Administrator Jackson and Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon will tour the Phoenix Convention Center to get a first-hand look at its green design. Following the tour, they will take questions from the media and then host a green jobs roundtable with representatives from the business sector and other partners.
        The tour, press availability and roundtable are open to accredited members of the media.

MEDIA RSVP to perezsullivan.margot@epa.gov. Please include your name, contact and affiliation.

WHO: Green Jobs Roundtable
        EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson
        Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon
          Local Business and Environmental Leaders
WHERE: Phoenix Convention Center, 100 North 2nd Street

WHEN: TOMORROW, Thursday, January 7, 2010

1:00PM Convention Center tour

1:45PM Media Q&A

2:00PM Green Jobs Partnership Roundtable

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