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Arlene Allen
Environmental Training & Audit Manager
(603) 271-4046
Arlene is the Training and Audit Manager in the Office of Stewardship & Compliance. Arlene’s degree is in Environmental Conservation from the University of New Hampshire and she comes to DOT with a background in natural resources. Before coming to the OSC in January of 2009, Arlene conducted outreach activities for the DES Wetlands Bureau, served as a Compliance Specialist investigating violations of RSA 483-A - the Wetlands Dredge and Fill Statute, and served as the Shoreland Protection Outreach Coordinator for the DES Shoreland Program. She is a NH Board Certified Wetland Scientist, has served on her town’s conservation commission, and participates in the DES Voluntary River Assessment Program to sample the water quality of the Blackwater River.

stpierre Russell St.Pierre
Environmental Stewardship Manager
(603) 271-6799
Russ directs the implementation of environmental management systems throughout the Department. He started with the OSC in May 2008, as the Environmental Training and Audit Manager within the environmental section of the OSC. Previously, he had been employed in the Bureau of Environment for 14+ years. Russ has a Masters degree in Environmental Studies.
Gary Springs, Environmental Compliance Auditor

Gary Springs
Environmental Auditor/Trainer
(603) 271-2574
Gary brings six years of private consulting expertise and ten years of state service to NHDOT. From 2009 to 2015, Gary operated NH Springs Environmental Consulting LLC out of Manchester, NH specializing in storm water pollution prevention design, construction monitoring, shoreline restoration, and shoreland permitting. He also worked for three years training, consulting, and estimating for Certified Erosion Control - NH. Prior to 2009, Gary served for over 10 years at the NH Department of Environmental Services working with wetlands, septic systems, and shoreland protection. He has a bachelor’s degree in Zoology from the University of NH and an associate’s degree in Automotive Technology through the NH Technical College system.

Health and Safety Section
Shawn Byron

Shawn Byron
Health & Safety Officer
(603) 271-8024
Shawn joined the Office of Stewardship and Compliance in August 2012 to train and audit department personel on the safety program requirements. Shawn was previously employed as a safety manager for a manufacturing facility in central NH before coming to OSC from Southern New Hampshire Services as a NH certified weatherization/energy auditor. He graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a BS in Environmental Science.


Safety Trainer/Auditor
(603) 271-3635


Gary Dossett
Administrative Programs Coordinator
(603) 271-7843
Prior to joining the Office of Stewardship and Compliance in July of 2008, Gary was employed for more than 12 years as a Safety Coordinator for a large seacoast manufacturing company. Having left there, he served for 3 years as Safety Director in a small family owned modular home industry, with functions in Human Resources and Transportation. Gary currently possesses an Associates degree in Occupational Health and Safety and is facilitating the Worker’s Compensation Program, ergonomic evaluations and program development.

Paula Nash

Paula Nash
Wellness Coordinator
(603) 271-0559
Health is a matter of the whole body according to Paula, our Wellness Coordinator. In June 2011 she began her work with DOT employees. Her efforts are focused on providing education and encouragement for developing and maintaining healthy lifestyles. Her undergraduate degree is in nutrition from Keene State College and she obtained a Master Degree in Public Health from the University of New Hampshire. After many years as a clinical dietitian in a 600 resident retirement community, she enjoys working with all aspects of health and wellness. Although her primary focus has been on nutrition, she looks to all aspects of a person - mind, body, and soul - to encourage healthy lifestyles.

David Gray

David Gray
Transportation Control Officer
(603) 271-4045
David joined the Office of Stewardship and Compliance in January of 2014 as the Transportation Control Officer. Prior to coming to OSC he had spent 10 years with the Department of Employment Security. David brings his knowledge of motor vehicle operations from his time he served in the United States Marine Corps as the supervising Motor Transportation Non-Commissioned Officer. He graduated from the University of Southern New Hampshire with a B.S. in Computer Information Systems and holds an A.S. in Computer Systems Management. He will be administering the Fleet Safety Program and the Drug and Alcohol Program.

New Hampshire Department of Transportation
PO Box 483 | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | 03302-0483
Tel: 603.271-3734 | Fax: 603.271.3914

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