WEF announces its 2007-2008 Board of Trustees


The Water Environment Federation (WEF) recently announced its 2007-2008 Board of Trustees. Consisting of six officers and twelve board members, the individuals were confirmed during WEFTEC®.07, the Water Environment Federation's 80th annual technical exhibition and conference.

The 2007-2008 WEF officers were confirmed during a ceremony on Tuesday, October 16 where President Mohamed Dahab passed the ceremonial gavel of leadership to incoming President Adam Zabinski, Retired Deputy Commissioner for the Westchester County Department of Environmental Facilities. Following the presentation, Rebecca West, Director of Technical Services for the Spartanburg Sanitary Sewer District in Spartanburg, S.C. was named President-Elect; Paul Freedman, Founder and President of Limno-Tech in Ann Arbor, Mich. was elected as Vice President; and Charles Weir, General Manager of East Bay Dischargers in San Francisco, Calif., will begin the second of a three-year term as Treasurer. WEF Executive Director Bill Bertera serves an indefinite term as Secretary.

The trustees, selected for a one-year term by President Mohamed Dahab and confirmed by WEF?s House of Delegates, include: Jeanette Brown, Executive Director for the Stamford Water Pollution Control Authority in Stamford, Conn.; Rick Corbett, Vice President for Associated Engineering, BC Ltd. in British Columbia, Canada; Judy Jones, Project Engineer for Cobb County Water System in Marietta, Ga.; Liliana Maldanado, Senior Vice President/Northeast Regional Manager for CH2M Hill in Herndon, Virginia; Ron Moeller, Operations Specialist for Kennedy/Jenks in Chehalis, Wash.; Daniel Nolasco, President of Nolasco & Associates, Inc. in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Leslie Samel, Project Manager and Principal for CDM in Charlotte, N.C.; Cordell Samuels, Superintendent for Duffin Creek Water Pollution Control Plant in Ontario, Canada; Christopher Schmit, Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota; Tracy Stigers, Vice President of Brown & Caldwell in Walnut Creek, Calif.; Bjorn von Euler, Director of Corporate Communications for ITT Corporation?s Fluid Technology and Motion & Flow Control groups in New Jersey; and Jay Witherspoon, Vice President and Technology Director of Wastewater Treatment Services at CH2M HILL in South Carolina.

Complete biographies will be posted to the WEF Web site at www.wef.org. Those interested in obtaining print quality, electronic photos should contact Lori Harrison for more information.

Download Center

  • Monitoring and Reporting on Air Emissions for Regulators and the Real World

    When it comes to managing compliance and regulatory issues surrounding air emissions, there are no easy jobs. With interviews from practitioners from American Electric Power, Red Cedar Gathering, Trinity Consultants, and Cority, this eBook provides practical advice to advance your air emissions monitoring and reporting programs.

  • What Every EHS Professional Should Know About ESG

    Join experts from Arcadis and Cority on April 27th to learn the most common ESG reporting frameworks and how technology can help you improve reporting efficiency, identify areas for improvement, and create defensible audit trails.

  • Green Quadrant EHS Software 2021

    Read the new report by independent analyst firm, Verdantix, to get an unbiased comparison of the 22 most prominent EHS software vendors in the industry.

  • RFP Template for Waste Management Software

    Learn the essential questions to ask when evaluating waste management software solutions with this free, ready-to-use RFP template

  • 5 Keys to Best-in-Class Chemical Management

    Running a safe chemical program is challenging and complex: from knowing what's on-site to proper handling and disposal - all while navigating regulatory changes. Learn the best ways to mitigate chemical risk, get the most value out of your data, and gain buy-in for a chemical management solution.

Featured Webinar