Mike Savarese Appointed to Board of Governors (NYSAWWA)
Mike Savarese Appointed to Board of Governors of the
New York State Section of the American Water Works Association (NYSAWWA)
~D&B Engineers and Architects Senior Associate Named Trustee~
Mike Savarese of South Huntington, NY has been appointed Trustee to the NYS American Water Works Association (NYSAWWA) Board of Governors. His term will run through April 2024 and he will have responsibilities to serve as a liaison to the section committees, encourage committee involvement and recruit new members, participate in discussion forums, provide his expertise for solutions to a wide range of issues facing the water supply industry, and assist with managing the Section’s business. The American Water Works Association is an international non-profit organization for professionals dedicated to creating a better world through water.
Savarese, who received his Master of Science in Civil Engineering in 2010 from Manhattan College in Riverdale, NY, is a Senior Associate at D&B Engineers and Architects, which is headquartered in Woodbury, NY. He directs engineering efforts for municipal clients including infrastructure projects ranging from water supply facilities to storage and distribution systems. He also facilitates coordination with D&B’s Emerging Contaminant Task Force for 1,4-dioxane, PFOA and PFOS treatment projects.
“I am grateful for the opportunity to serve as Trustee of the Board of Governors,” Savarese said. I have enjoyed being active in the organization where I can collaborate with my peers on professional and personal levels. My involvement in the Events, Education and Program Committees will be reflected in guiding the organization and furthering AWWA’s goals and missions. In particular, I hope to be an effective liaison to the Long Island and New York Metro areas.”
D&B Engineers and Architects, President Steven A. Fangmann commented, “Mike’s recognition is a true achievement and a source of pride to both his colleagues and clients alike. Since he originally joined D&B in 2003, Mike has demonstrated concern for the public welfare as well as for the successful management of water resources throughout New York State. He demonstrated his leadership abilities as part of the D&B project team that earned the ACEC NY EEA Platinum Award for the City of Yonkers Nodine Hill Elevated Water Storage Tank Rehabilitation.”
The American Water Works Association is an international, nonprofit, scientific and educational society dedicated to providing comprehensive water solutions and to assuring the effective management of water. Founded in 1881, the Association is the largest organization of water supply professionals in the world.
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