EWRI is an institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and is governed by a board of eight EWRI members.

The Governing Board provides for the technical, educational, and professional needs of EWRI members by setting the strategic direction for the Institute. The Board is also responsible for ensuring that the institute operates in accordance to ASCE & EWRI Bylaws.

Governing Board

  • President: Holly Piza, P.E., M.ASCE
  • President-Elect: Marjorie E. Bedessem, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
  • Vice President: Shirley Clark, P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, M.ASCE
  • Past-President: Deborah H. Lee, P.E., PH, D.WRE, SES, M.ASCE
  • Treasurer: Ryan Winston, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
  • Technical Coordination ExCom Representative: Walter Grayman, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE(Ret.), F.EWRI, M.ASCE
  • Member Services ExCom Representative: Kathlie S. Jeng-Bulloch, Ph.D., P.E., CFM, D.WRE, M.ASCE
  • ASCE Presidential Appointee: Sarah Smith McEwen, P.E., M.ASCE
  • ASCE Staff, Secretary: Brian Parsons, M.ASCE

Governing Board Councils/Committees and Chairs

  • Finance Committee: Ryan Winston, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
  • Nominations & Elections Committee: Deborah H. Lee, P.E., PH, D.WRE, SES, M.ASCE
  • Past Presidents Committee: Deborah H. Lee, P.E., PH, D.WRE, SES, M.ASCE
  • Governing Documents Committee: Shirley Clark, P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, M.ASCE
  • EWRI Fellow Review Committee: Deborah H. Lee, P.E., PH, D.WRE, SES, M.ASCE
  • EWRI Awards Committee: Mohammad Karamouz, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE
  • Congress Steering Committee: Paul Bizier, P.E., D.WRE, BCEE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE
  • Leadership and Council Weekend Organizing Committee: Shirley Clark, P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, M.ASCE

View the EWRI Organizational Structure (PDF)