Young Professionals


Rocky Mountain Water Young Professionals – The Future of Water

Empowering a new generation of water and wastewater professionals while upholding the values of AWWA and WEF.

Vision, Mission, and Values Statement
Promote Development: Providing meaningful opportunities for career growth and personal ambition.
Build Community: Fostering networks that nurture lasting relationships.
Provide Value: Helping members gain access to industry and educational resources.
Have Fun: Promoting a welcoming and enjoyable environment for all members.

Upcoming Events



Committee Members

Co-Chair (w/ RMSAWWA)
Robbie Staton -- Black & Veatch
Vice Co-Chair (w/ RMSAWWA)
Sarah Vander Meulen – Mott MacDonald
Past Committee Chair
Ashley Bradney-- HDR
Hannah Palmer Dwore -- Raftelis
Activities Co-Chairs
EJ Katsoulas -- Tetra Tech
Erin Jenkins -- City of Englewood
Julia Matton -- Black and Veatch
Sarah Vander Meulen --  Mott MacDonald
Stephanie Espinoza -- Stantec
Rocky Mountain Water Conference
Deena Davidson -- Tetra Tech
Jason Coontz -- AECOM
Membership Involvement Chair
Mike McKeever -- Tnemec
Communications Chair/Marketing Chair
Jack Hennes -- Metro Wastewater Reclamation District
Caitlin Kodweis -- Hazen & Sawyer
Professional Development Chair
Amanda Scott -- Suez
Outreach Chair
Ben Miller --Tetra Tech
Diane Roher -- Hazen and Sawyer
Wyatt Robinson -- American Pipe
Awards and Publications Chair
Jenna Beairsto -- Ditesco
Workforce Convening
Dan Farley - Black and Veatch
RMWYP Board Liaison
Jamie Langer -- South Platte Water Renewal Partners
Student Chapter Liaisons
CU Boulder: EJ Katsoulas -- Tetra Tech & Jorden Jimenez --
CSU: Emilie Abbott -- Parker Water & San & Victor Sam -- Stantec
Mines: Isaac Avila -- Metro & Evon Harmon -- AECOM
Univ. of Wyoming: Carol Kinzer -- Trihydro

Geographic Leaders 
Colorado's Mountain Country: Andy Rossello -- City of Aspen
Southwestern Colorado: Keith Bowhan -- Bartlett & West
Northern New Mexico: Amy Reed -- Jacobs/CH2M
Southern Wyoming: Carol Kinzer -- Trihydro



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