This week Charli and Bethany launch the new season of the #EmpoweringIndustryPodcast by recapping their 2021 and highlighting social media stats.
Then Charli interviews Jamie Eichenberger, current president of the Water Environment Federation (WEF). They talk about the new infrastructure budget that was passed and how that impacts the water industry, they talk about diversity, equity and inclusion and tangible things we can do to make a change where we are, and then the discuss the importance of telling our industry’s story.
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Jamie Eichenberger, P.E., is the 2021-22 president of the Water Environment Federation (WEF), an international organization of water quality professionals headquartered in Alexandria, Va.
Jamie is an associate vice president and senior project manager with HDR in Denver.
Jamie has been an active member of WEF since college, participating in student chapter events that ultimately led to his first job in the water sector. A member of the Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association, Jamie served as president in 2010, before joining the House of Delegates where he served as Speaker of the House in 2015-16. He has also served on several WEF committees including the Government Affairs, Public Communications and Outreach, Finance, and Audit committees.
Jamie is a professional engineer and earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees, both in environmental engineering, from the Colorado School of Mines.
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