For Media

DEQ’s Communications Office oversees the agency’s efforts to communicate its message to the media, the regulated community, the general public and our stakeholders.

Activities include:

  • Serving as the central point of contact for news media
  • Sharing agency information via the website
  • Developing/disseminating agency publications
  • Issuing press releases on agency programs/events
  • Participating in community events
  • Posting on DEQ’s social media platforms

The Office of Communications is committed to informing Oklahomans about DEQ’s activities and about environmental issues.
All media requests should be sent to the Director of Communications.

Erin Hatfield
Communications Director
Office of External Affairs
Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality
405.702.7119 (Office)
405.437.8468 (Cell)