Admissions Committee

Ashok B. Bathulla, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE - Chair
Gordon England, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE
Richard Field, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE
Kathlie S. Jeng-Bulloch, Ph.D., P.E., CFM, D.WRE, M.ASCE

Michael R. Markus, P.E., BCEE, D.WRE, F.ASCE
Dennis Richards, P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE

The charge of the admissions committee is to review candidates for the Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer (D.WRE) board certification.

Awards Committee

Donald K. Frevert, PhD, PE, D.WRE (Ret.), F.ASCE
Rao Govindaraju, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE - Chair
Jonathan Jones, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE

Joe Manous, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE - Board Liaison

The purpose of the Awards Committee is to establish criteria and evaluation procedures for all AAWRE awards. The Committee solicits, collects, and evaluates potential award recipient nominations each year and submits these recommendations to the Board of Trustees for approval.

Bylaws Committee

Deborah H. Lee, P.E., P.H., D.WRE, M.ASCE - Chair
Joe Manous, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCEPresident-Elect
Phil Turnipseed, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE

This committee is chaired by the Immediate Past-President and members must be chairs of other committees. Members review the Bylaws and report to the Board on an annual basis.

Eminence Committee

Phil Turnipseed, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE - Chair
Deborah H. Lee, P.E., P.H., D.WRE, M.ASCE
Joe ManousJr., Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE
Vijay P. Singh, Sc.D., P.E., P.H., Hon.D.WRE, F.EWRI, Dist.M.ASCE​

Executive Committee

Roger Kilgore, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE - President
Deborah H. Lee, P.E., P.H., D.WRE, M.ASCE - Past-President
Joe Manous, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE - President-Elect
Findlay Edwards, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, D.WRE, F.ASCE - Treasurer

Franklin Kim, Aff.M.ASCE - Secretary

The Executive Committee is chaired by the President and includes the President-Elect, Immediate Past-President, Treasurer and Secretary. 

Finance Committee

Findlay Edwards, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, D.WRE, F.ASCE - Chair
Joe Manous, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE, President-Elect
John Kevin Ward, A.M.ASCE
Franklin Kim, Aff.M.ASCE, Secretary

International Committee

Lizette Chevalier, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, D.WRE, F.ASCE - Chair 
Steve Abt, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE
Paul 
Boulos, Ph.D., BCEEMNAE, Hon.D.WRE, Dist.D.NE, Dist.M.ASCE
Mark Killgore, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE

Phil Turnipseed, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE

The International Committee was established to gather information pertaining to the Body of Knowledge, PE licensure requirements, and experience requirements for PE licensure for various countries in order to compare these requirements to US standards. The Committee then reports to the Board on the acceptability or non-acceptability of each country's PE eligibility for Diplomate status. If a country's PE equivalency is rated as non-acceptable, the Committee recommends areas that must be addressed. 

Marketing Committee

James D. Barton, P.E., D.WRE - Chair
Paul Boulos, Ph.D., BCEEMNAE, Hon.D.WRE, Dist.D.NE, Dist.M.ASCE
Dale Jacobson, P.E., BCEE, D.WRE, F.ASCE
Roger Kilgore, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE
Mark Killgore, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE

Jerry Webb, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE
Franklin Kim, Aff.M.ASCE - Secretary

The Marketing Committee develops strategies and implements actions to increase awareness of the benefits of post-certification for the water resources engineer. The committee produces the marketing plan, an informational webinar on the Academy annually to biannually, the President's quarterly newsletter and outreach materials for conferences.​

Nominations & Elections Committee

Deborah H. Lee, P.E., P.H., D.WRE, M.ASCE - Chair
Jerry W. Webb, P.E., D.WRE, M.ASCE
Kay Whitlock, P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE

The Nominations Committee is chaired by the Past-President and includes two additional members who are current or past Trustees.
 

If you have any interest in joining any committee, please contact AAWRE Staff.