LIFT Steering Committee

Chairman

Charles Bott, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE 
Chief of Research and Development
Hampton Roads Sanitation District

Vice-Chairman

Jim McQuarrie 
Chief Innovation Officer
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District (Denver)






Sudhir Murthy, Ph.D. 
Water Process Technology Development/Commercialization
Water Innovations Consulting








Jeff Peeters 
Senior Product Manager
Suez Water Technologies and Solutions






Art Umble, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE
Vice President
Americas Wastewater Practice Leader
Stantec






John B. Barber, Ph.D. 
Retired
Eastman Chemical Company






Thomas E. Kunetz, P.E., BCEE, WEF Fellow 
Assistant Director of Engineering
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago 







Nancy Love, Ph.D. 
Professor
University of Michigan









Angelita Fasnacht
Environmental Scientist
American Water






Erika Bailey
Plant Process Engineer
City of Raleigh, NC









David Rexing
Water Quality Research & Development Manager
Southern Nevada Water Authority








John Arena
Business Outreach Manager
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Liaisons

Mark W. LeChevallier, Ph.D.
Dr. Water Consulting, LLC






Jeff Lape
Deputy Director
U.S. EPA, Office of Science and Technology









International Liaison

Colin Chapman
Innovation Research & Development Manager
Queensland Urban Utilities