Students and Young Professionals Committee Activities

Fulfilling Our Mission in 2019

Develop the knowledge and ability of young professionals to be future leaders of the industry and enhance student awareness of water environment professions. 

  • PNCWA2019 meeting was standing room only with 40+ attendees.
  • Collaborated on leadership workshop.
  • Organized Student Design Competition.
  • Provided support to S&YPs to attend WEFTEC and the WEF/AWWA YP Summit.
  • Facility tours organized in Puget Sound, Portland, and Boise areas.

Encourage young professionals and students to take leadership roles within the Association and the community…

  • Leadership transition with competitive Vice-Chair election.
  • Several YP’s serving in leadership roles for other committees and association activities.

… and engage in Association activities including but not limited to community outreach, training, and networking.

  • Held several joint events with PNWS-AWWA YPs.
  • Had members participate in events supporting K-12 and university students.