A Shoshone-Bannock Tribal member and employed by the Tribes since 2011 as an Environmental Scientist regulating and monitoring Tribal and Federal Hazardous Waste laws and regulations on Tribal lands. Talia is currently the Program Director of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Tribal Department of Energy and serves as the administrator of the Agreement in Principle, between the U.S. Department of Energy and the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Fort Hall, ID. In her current position, she participates at the national, state, and local levels as a technical representative on Shoshone-Bannock Tribal interest in Nuclear Energy and environmental clean-up issues. Her knowledge and experience include laboratory and field chemistry analysis, RCRA, CERCLA, Tribal hazardous waste, and federal UST regulations. Academically, Talia received a bachelor's degree in chemistry, and Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, both from the University of Kansas. She also attended Haskell Indian Nations University, where she received an Associate of Science in Natural Resources.
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