Sean Wiedel is Assistant Commissioner of Natural Resources and Water Quality for the Chicago Department of Environment (CDOE). Sean provides oversight and support to the Chicago Conservation Corps, Chicago Center for Green Technology, Greencorps Chicago, Calumet Initiative, and the Land & Water unit. Sean also manages CDOE’s CDBG-R funded green jobs programs with 11 delegate agencies.
Prior to his tenure at the CDOE, Sean was a watershed planner at the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission. Sean holds a BS in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a MS in Water Resources Management from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.