Office of Environmental Assessment

Division: Underground Storage Tank


Underground Storage Tanks – Administrator

Erin Folse

Folse serves as the administrator of the Underground Storage Tank Division.  She began her career with LDEQ in 2003 as an environmental scientist in the Remediation Services Division.  Later she moved to the Underground Storage Tank Division where she was responsible for all data reporting, UST special projects, and tracking both the UST Compliance and UST Remediation processes. She also has assisted in the design and implementation of the department wide data systems. Prior to working at LDEQ, Folse has 13 years of experience in environmental laboratories where she served as a lab technician and organic lab team leader; and in the chemical industry where she was a lab technician, chemist, and environmental coordinator.


Folse earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and a minor in chemistry from Nicholls State University.