Jay Braund, Instructor

Jay Braund
Planning Instructor

Mr. Braund is a water program specialist at the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). He serves as the training coordinator for the Bureau of Point and Non Point Source Management. In addition, he is the administrator of the certification, verification, and registration components of the DEP Nutrient Trading Program.

Mr. Braund is experienced in developing, tracking, and negotiating with a variety of DEP compliance tools and policies. He has successfully developed and delivered new training programs. Mr. Braund is skillful at networking with multiple state and federal agencies; his outgoing and friendly personality allows for positive working relationships.

Previously in his career, Mr. Braund worked for the Bradford County Conservation District where he was responsible for administration, education and planning for the Chesapeake Bay Financial Assistance Funding Program. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Resource Management.