Jack Broadbent

  • Executive Officer, Bay Area Air Quality Management District

Biography

Jack P. Broadbent serves as the Chief Executive Officer/Air Pollution Control Officer for the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (Air District). Under Mr. Broadbent’s leadership, the Air District has developed and implemented a number of innovative strategies that have helped to provide a healthy and improved breathing environment for every resident in the San Francisco Bay Area region. Mr. Broadbent has over 35 years of environmental management experience in both the public and private sectors. Mr. Broadbent joined the Air District after serving as Air Division Director at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA), Region IX. Before serving at the U.S. EPA, Mr. Broadbent served as the Deputy Executive Officer of the South Coast Air Quality Management District as well as the Director of Planning and other senior management positions. In the private sector, Mr. Broadbent served as Corporate Environmental Programs Manager for Hughes Aircraft Company.