Danah Tench

Regional Network: 
New England Regional Network
Class Year: 
2006
Position: 
Assistant Attorney General
Organization: 
Environmental Protection Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
Location: 

Danah Tench is an Environmental Law Attorney. Danah's most recent position was an Assistant Attorney General in the Environmental Protection Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office where she litigated cases under a variety of state and federal laws, and addressed issues relevant to wetlands protection, clean water, oil and hazardous materials, asbestos and lead paint. She has also provided legal comments to the Federal Environmental Protection Agency and the Massachusetts legislature on proposed regulatory and statutory amendments to environmental justice laws. Danah served as the Office liaison to a local environmental justice organization, Alternatives for Community and Environment, and is active in local community groups, one of which she organized a fundraiser by running in two-marathons in one year.