The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Director's Office carries out the department's mission and statutory responsibilities by administering, managing, planning and evaluating total agency performance.
The director oversees the development of appropriate policies and procedures throughout all organizational units of the agency and makes sure the structure supports optimum efficiency, consistency and capability for planning, consultation
and decision making.
The Director’s Office includes the director’s staff, a centralized legal pool, the Montana Environmental Policy Act and the Montana Facility Siting Act functions, as well as the Public Policy Director for the agency.
The Centralized Services Division (CSD) is an extension of the Director’s Office and provides the following agency support services: human resources, information technology, fiscal, safety, emergency management, records management and operations