Stuart G. Walesh, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, Dist.M.ASCE, provides management, engineering, education/training, and marketing services. He draws on more than 40 years of engineering, education, and management experience in the government and private sectors to help individuals and organizations engineer their futures. Stuart has functioned as a project manager, department head, discipline manager, marketer, professor and dean of an engineering college. Representative clients include Bonar Group, CDM, Castilla LaMancha University, Clark Dietz (DLZ), Earth Tech, Harris County (TX) Flood Control District, Indiana DNR, MSA Professional Services, PBS&J, Pennoni Associates, and USEPA. Stuart authored Urban Surface Water Management (Wiley, 1989), Engineering Your Future (ASCE, 2000), Flying Solo: How to Start an Individual Practitioner Consulting Business (Hannah Publishing, 2000) and Managing and Leading (ASCE, 2004). He is author or co-author of over 200 publications and presentations and has facilitated or presented over 200 workshops, seminars, and meetings throughout the U.S. Stuart is a member of ASCE’s Task Committee on Academic Prerequisites for Professional Practice and was Special Issues Editor for ASCE’s Committee on Publications. In 1995, he received the Public Service Award from the Consulting Engineers of Indiana; in 1998, the Distinguished Service Citation from the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin; in 2005, he was elected a diplomate of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers and in 2007 he received a Distinguished Service Award from the National Society of Professional Engineers. In 2008, he received the William H. Wisely American Civil Engineer Award from ASCE for leadership in promoting engineering as a profession; in 2009, he received the George K. Wadlin Distinguished Service Award from the Civil Engineering Division of the American Society for Engineering Education; and, in 2010, he was named a Fellow Member of the National Society of Professional Engineers.