Meet the new EWRI Vice President!

Portrait: Dr. Jennifer Sloan Ziegler

EWRI is pleased to announce the election of Jennifer Sloan Ziegler, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE  as Vice President-Elect of the Institute’s Governing Board. Having been voted to the position by her peers in EWRI, Ziegler will participate in a leadership role for the next four years, rotating through the positions of Vice President, President-Elect, President, and Past-President. During her tenure on the Governing Board, Sloan Ziegler will maintain a variety of roles and responsibilities that vary with each title she assumes.

Jennifer Sloan Ziegler is a professional engineer with experience in environmental and water resources engineering, having worked in academia, government (legislative and executive branches), and private consulting. She became involved in ASCE and COPRI during her undergraduate career and began her involvement with EWRI post-graduation, upon entering the profession. She has held various leadership positions in EWRI, including as the presidential appointee to the EWRI Governing Board for three years, helping establish the EWRI policy committee which assists in setting ASCE policies, and on various technical and member services committees/councils.

Please join EWRI in congratulating Jennifer Sloan Ziegler, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE on her new appointment as EWRI’s next Vice President.


Vice Presidential Election Process


Voting for the EWRI FY23 Vice President election began on Tuesday, July 19th, and ran through August 19th. Eligible voting members received voting credentials via email.  More details about the process may be found in the ASCE-EWRI Bylaws, Article VII, or in the most recent ASCE Official Register. If you, or someone you know would be a good fit, please reach out to [email protected] to learn about applying for FY2024.


This position on the Governing Board progresses as follows:

EWRI Vice President – FY2023 | Commences October 1, 2022
EWRI President-Elect – FY2024 | Commences October 1, 2023
EWRI President – FY2025 | Commences October 1, 2024
EWRI Past President – FY2026 | Commences October 1, 2025

Learn more about Jennifer!

Jennifer Sloan Ziegler