CITY OF EL PASO, TEXAS
Mr. Jason Sarate has been with the City of El Paso’s Environmental Services Department (ESD) since 2011; previously, he was employed with the City’s Department of Public Health as a Food Safety Inspector for almost two years. Jason holds a B.S. degree in Health Promotion from the University of Texas at El Paso and is credentialed as a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES). He will be completing his Masters of Public Administration from the University of Texas at Permian Basin in the Summer of 2023. Mr. Sarate began his career in Air Quality in 2015 as ESD’s AQ Monitoring Supervisor and left the program briefly in late 2020 to become the Environmental Planner for ESD. His duties were to ensure the City’s compliance with the various health and environmental rules and regulations including stormwater management, petroleum storage tanks, hazardous waste, landfill air permitting, asbestos, mold, and lead. Mr. Sarate is once again overseeing the Air Quality Program as the Interim Manager.