The AAWRE Board of Trustees govern the affairs, activities, and business of the Academy in accordance with the laws under which the Academy is organized. The Board of Trustees have fiduciary and strategic responsibilities to: focus on continuous strategic planning; determine desired outcomes; develop and approve appropriate policies, rules, and operating procedures; guide operations; monitor the Academy’s work toward meeting its objectives; monitor and manage the financial transactions of the Academy; adopt positions on issues on professional practice.

The Board of Trustees is comprised of nine voting trustees and two non-voting trustees: President (voting), President-Elect (voting), Past-President (voting), Treasurer (voting), Four Trustees (voting), Public Trustee (voting), EWRI Ex-Officio (non-voting), Secretary (non-voting).

AAWRE Board of Trustees

Paul F. Boulos, Ph.D., Dist.D.NE, Hon.D.WRE, Dist.M.ASCE, NAE
Denver, CO

James Barton, P.E., D.WRE (Ret.)
Fernandina Beach, FL

Dennis L. Richards, P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE
Olsson Associates
Chandler, AZ

Berrin Tansel, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.WEF, F.EWRI, F.ASCE
Florida International University
Miami, FL

At Large Trustees
Steven R. Abt, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE (Ret.), F.ASCE
Windsor, CO

Pascale Champagne, Ph.D., P.Eng, D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE
National Research Council Canada - Government of Canada
Lac-Beauport, Quebec

John F. England, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., P.H., D.WRE, F.ASCE
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Lakewood, CO

David T. Williams, Ph.D., P.E., P.H., CFM, D.WRE, F.ASCE
David T. Williams and Associates, Engineers, LLC
Commerce City, CO

EWRI President
Marjorie E. Bedessem, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
Trihydro Corporation
Laramie, WY

Public Trustee
Kathlie S. Jeng-Bulloch, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, CFM, M.ASCE
City of Huntsville
Huntsville, TX

Franklin Kim, ENV SP
Reston, VA