Gary Baise has been appointed principal of the law and lobbying firm Olsson Frank Weeda Terman Bode Matz.

Baise, who specializes in pollution control Acts such as the Clean Water ActClean Air Act, and National Environmental Policy Act, has served as Chief of Staff to the first U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, director of the Office of Legislation and executive assistant to the acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


He was previously chairman of the Virginia Air Pollution Control Board and vice chairman of the Virginia Water Control Board.