The ex officio members of the Delaware River Basin Commission are the governors of the four basin states (Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania) and the Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers North Atlantic Division, who serves as the federal representative.

Annual elections are held for Commission chair, vice chair and second vice chair, based on a rotation of the five signatory parties.

The members appoint alternate Commissioners.

Below are the Commissioners for the DRBC's Fiscal Year 2023: July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023.

Photo of Pa. Governor Josh Shapiro.


Governor Josh Shapiro, Member
Appointment Pending, Alternate
Appointment Pending, 2nd Alternate
Appointment Pending, 3rd Alternate

Appointment Pending
Governor Shapiro
Vice Chair
Photo of Gov. Phil Murphy.

New Jersey

Governor Philip D. Murphy, Member
Shawn LaTourette, Alternate
Patricia Gardner, 2nd Alternate
Jeffrey L. Hoffman, 3rd Alternate

Image of NJ Alternate Shawn LaTourette.
Governor Murphy
Mr. LaTourette 
Second Vice Chair
Photo of Gov. Kathy Hochul

New York

Governor Kathy Hochul, Member
Basil Seggos, Alternate
Mark Klotz, 2nd Alternate
Kenneth Kosinski, 3rd Alternate
Vincent Sapienza, Advisor

Photo of Basil Seggos.
Governor Hochul
Mr. Seggos


Photo of Gov. John Carney.


Governor John Carney, Member
Shawn M. Garvin, Alternate
Steven M. Smailer, 2nd Alternate
Stephen N. Williams, 3rd Alternate

Photo of Shawn Garvin.
Governor Carney
Mr. Garvin
Photo of Colonel John Lloyd. Photo courtesy of the USACE NAD.

Federal Representative

Colonel John P. Lloyd, Member
Lieutenant Colonel Ramon Brigantti, Alternate
Valerie Cappola, 2nd Alternate
Henry W. Gruber, 3rd Alternate

Photo of LTC Raymon Brigantti. 
Colonel Lloyd
Lieutenant Colonel Brigantti