2022 Spring Conference Planning Committee

Save the Date! April 24-27, 2022 

Conference General Chair

Dr. Tapash Das

Senior Technologist
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
San Diego, CA

Conference Committee Co-Chairs

Dr. Zhenxing Zhang

Water Supply Hydrologist
Illinois State Water Survey Prairie Research Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL

Scott Rayder

Executive Director
Alabama Water Institute
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL

Conference Committee Members

Dr. Claire Bleser
President-Elect, AWRA
Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District
Chanhassen, MN

Susan Butler
Integrated Water Resources Management - Global Lead
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
Austin, TX

Dr. Michael E. Campana
Technical Director, AWRA
Professor of Hydrogeology & Water Resources Mgmt.
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

Dresden Farrand

CEO
American Water Resources Association
Woodbridge, VA

Mike Gremillion

Director, Global Water Security Center
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL

Dr. Charlotte Roehm
Deputy Director
Water Planning
Western Resource Advocates
Boulder, CO

Dr. Venki Uddameri
Professor and Director
TTU Water Resources Center
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX

Technical Program Co-Chairs

Dr. Bangshuai Han

Assistant Professor
Ball State University
Muncie, IN

Dr. Siddharth Saksena

Research Assistant Professor
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

Finance Chair

Nick Martin
Principal Scientist
Southwest Research Institute
San Antonio, TX

Field Trips/Workshops Chair

Greg Guthrie
Director, Groundwater Assessment Program
Geological Survey of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL

Student Activities Chair

Dr. Eric Hersh
Senior Water Resources Engineer
Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
Austin, TX

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