The ex officio members of the Delaware River Basin Commission are the governors of the four basin states (New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey) and the commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division, who serves as the federal representative. The members appoint alternate commissioners.


Photo of Gov. Chris Christie.

New Jersey

Governor Chris Christie, Member
Robert Martin, Alternate
Michele Siekerka, 2nd Alternate
Fred Sickels, 3rd Alternate
Dr. Karl W. Muessig, 4th Alternate

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Governor Christie
Mr. Martin

Vice Chair

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New York

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Member
Joe Martens, Alternate
Mark Klotz, 2nd Alternate
Tom Cullen, 3rd Alternate
Angus Eaton, 4th Alternate
Carter H. Strickland, Jr., Advisor

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Governor Cuomo
Mr. Martens

Second Vice Chair

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Governor Jack A. Markell, Member
Collin P. O'Mara, Alternate
Kathleen M. Stiller, 2nd Alternate

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Governor Markell
Mr. O'Mara


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Federal Representative

Brigadier General Kent D. Savre, Member
Lieutenant Colonel John Christian Becking, Alternate
David J. Leach, 2nd Alternate
Erik Rourke, 3rd Alternate

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Brigadier General
Lieutenant Colonel


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Governor Tom Corbett, Member
E. Christopher Abruzzo, Alternate
Kelly Jean Heffner, 2nd Alternate
Andrew Zemba, 3rd Alternate
Charles Kirkwood, 4th Alternate
Randal (Duke) Adams, 5th Alternate

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Governor Corbett
Mr. Abruzzo