August 3, 2022

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Rishab Mahajan Named Second Vice Chair of Water Environment Federation's (WEF's) Watershed Management Committee

Rishab Mahajan, P.E., CFM, CPSWQ (Illinois), has been named Second Vice Chair of WEF's Watershed Management Committee.

Rishab Mahajan is a water resources engineer focused on providing clients with affordable solutions to meet their regulatory obligations through numerical modeling and data analysis. He has over 14 years of experience developing and calibrating surface water models. Rishab also has a breadth and depth of technical expertise in hydrologic and hydraulic modeling and stormwater design to address the most complex situations with resourceful solutions. 

Rishab has been a member of WEF since 2015. He completed leadership and management training as part of the WEF's Watershed Leadership Institute Class of 2019. This training consisted of a blended learning approach that included examining complex challenges facing the water and wastewater industries and networking with public and private sector practitioners. Rishab is a co-author of a WEF publication on Stormwater, Watershed, and Receiving Water Quality Modeling. He currently serves as the Chair of the Illinois Water Environment Association's (WEF's Illinois chapter) Government Affairs Committee.

"WEF and the committee play an important role in shaping the water quality field for today and the future. I am honored that my peers have elected me to represent them and look forward to leveraging this position to serve the WEF community," Rishab stated.  

The WEF is a not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 30,000 individual members and 75 affiliated Member Associations representing water quality professionals around the world. Since 1928, WEF and its members have protected public health and the environment. As a global water sector leader, its mission is to connect water professionals; enrich the expertise of water professionals; increase the awareness of the impact and value of water; and provide a platform for water sector innovation.

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