WRM (formerly WAR) Alumni

Graduates of the Water Resources Management program (and the former Water and Air Resources program) have gone on to a wide range of careers as analysts, consultants, water utility managers, entrepreneurs and non-profit leaders. Graduates have also found fulfilling opportunities in corporate sustainability offices addressing water availability challenges in industries such as agriculture, mining, beverage production and textile manufacturing.

The Nicholas School’s dedicated Career & Professional Development Center has four full-time staff members to help our graduates achieve their career goals.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?

Here are just a few of the employers who have hired our alumni.

  • City of Durham
  • New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission
  • Tetra Tech
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission
  • City of Portland Environmental Services
Daveblaha.jpg
Partner
Dave Blaha is a Principal Partner with ERM, a leading international sustainability consulting firm, where he helps lead the firm's...
Image Preview.jpeg
Director, Gulf of Mexico program
She is speaking of New Orleans, and expressing a concern she had well before the Deepwater Horizon exploded in April...
Tbusby.jpg
President
Professionally, Tiffany has been engaged in improving the lakes, rivers and estuaries in Florida and Georgia at the local level...
Cada Headshot Photo.jpg
Environmental Scientist, GIS Manager
Mr. Cada is an environmental scientist with over 10 years of experience in the areas of environmental and water resources...
SusannahKing.jpg
Director of Water Quality Programs
Susannah King was named director of the New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission’s (NEIWPCC) Water Quality Division in 2011...
AJ. Photo Hi Res.jpg
Program Manager, Enabling Good Lives
Ms. April J Lander, MEM, AM ASCE is a global leader who makes life better. She has extensive experience in...
NTsurumi Dec2013 0.jpeg
Environmental Specialist
Naomi moved to Portland, OR after completing her MEM at the Nicholas School in 2002 and began working at the...
AWhaley.jpg
Quality and Environmental Manager
Aimee Whaley (McCord), a 1995 MEM Nicholas School Graduate, has worked at Agilent Technologies for 13 years. During that time...