Workshop 1, March 30 | 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM ET #AWRA2021

Tuesday, March 30 (All times are U.S. Eastern)

12:00 PM | OPENING & WELCOME
  • Dresden Farrand, Chief Executive Officer, AWRA
  • Scott Kudlas, President, AWRA
  • Jillian Young, Workshop Chair
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM | Tips and Tricks for Standout Resumes
Heather Bell, President, Atlantic Coast Engineers & Executives

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM | BREAK

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM | Critical Networking Skills Before Applying to Jobs and the Job Search
Joshua Newton, Founder of Josh’s Water Jobs
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM | Career Twists and Turns: Not Knowing Your Way is Ok!
Sharon B. Megdal, The University of Arizona Water Resources Research Center
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM | Panel: A Day in the Life of Professionals in the Water Community
Moderated by Dresden Farrand, Chief Executive Officer, AWRA. Panelists:
  • NonProfit/NGOs: Jennifer Pitt, National Audubon Society’s Colorado River Program
  • Government: Lindsey Yasarer, Water Quality and Ecology Research Unit and Bill Battaglin, USGS
  • Private Sector: Jason Doll, KCI ASSOCIATES OF NC, PA and Katus Watson, Jacobs
4:00 PM | CLOSING REMARKS

Join us for the Workshop 2 on April 6 | Preview the April 6 program

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