Amanda E. Stone - Chief Policy & Legislative Affairs Officer

Amanda E. Stone is the Chief Policy and Legislative Affairs Officer for ADEQ. Stone holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Arizona State University and has worked for ADEQ since 1993 in various capacities, including Waste Programs Division Director and Southern Regional Office Director. Stone currently oversees the Office of Border Environmental Protection, which carries out binational collaborative initiatives designed to improve the environment for residents along the border. She also directs legislative and policy initiatives for ADEQ and oversees community liaison activities throughout the state. 

Stone is a member of the International Boundary and Water Commission Southeastern Arizona Citizens Forum and part of the 2015 cohort of the Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy. She has been a member of many national policy development committees, including the Association of State and Territorial Solid Waste Management Officials, Region 9 Brownfields Taskforce and the Environmental Protection Agency Institutional Controls Development Work Group.