Young Professionals

The future of water and wastewater management relies on the technical and professional development, as well as excitement and participation, of our youngest members.


Sep 26, 2016

9th Annual Student Design Competition

The WEAO YP Committee in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) are pleased to present the 9th annual Student Design Competition (SDC)...


Our young professional team represents WEAO members with five years or less of experience in the wastewater industry, and who are less than 35 years of age. The Committee supports the technical and professional development of our youngest members, and hosts events like beach volleyball, Ripley’s Aquarium tours, and much more.

For a complete listing of all YP Committee members, click here.

Committee Chair

Tiffany Chai

Dillon Consulting

Nancy Afonso

Black & Veatch

Rinita Banerjee


Chantelle Bazowsky

Terratec Environmental

Martina Betkova

MMM Group Ltd

Rachel Chow P.Eng.

AECOM Canada Ltd

Peter Davey

Environmental Science and Engineering Magazine

Colleen Gammie

Hatch Mott MacDonald

Dang Ho

Natasha Jansen EIT

Toronto Water

Bahareh Karami

Black & Veatch

Carolyn Lee


Rob Maynard-Spasov

City of Toronto

Sumant Patel

City of Toronto

Priya Persaud

GM BluePlan

Emily Prowse

City of Toronto

Dawn Riekenbrauck

ASI Group Ltd

Stephen Romano


Revathy Vattukkalathil

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