Student Chapter Officers:

 President: Thomas Beights

 

Undergraduate Degree: BSB in International Business, Oklahoma City University 

Graduate Degree: PSM in Water Resources Management 

Research Interest: Stream Restoration, microplastic pollution and water resourcing in international development. 

Hobbies: Outdoor activities. I am an outside cat. Particularly anything involving water. I love to swim laps. Row in the mornings on the Potomac. Running. Biking. Hiking.  I’m crazy about good tv, especially international shows.

                   

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Vice President: Brenda V. Perez Amador

Undergraduate Degree: BS in Civil Engineering from the University of the District of Columbia. 

Graduate Degree: PSM in Water Resources Management 

Research Interest: System approaches to sustainability that center most impacted communities, green infrastructure, stormwater retention systems, and accessibility to water. 

Hobbies: Gardening, making beaded jewelry, and hiking.

                 

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Treasurer: Herman Knight

 

Undergraduate Degree: BA in Environmental Policy & Management from Cleveland State University 

 Graduate Degree: PSM in Water Resource Management 

 Research Interest: Best Stormwater management practices in low-income areas

 Hobbies: Collecting vinyl records, nature hikes, watching anime

               

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Secretary:Shanna White

Undergraduate Degree: BArch from Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Graduate Study: PSM in Urban Agriculture

Research Interest: Carbon sequestration utilizing C4 plants, the environmental impacts of shifting from animal to plant protein, utilizing plants for bioremediation.

Hobbies: Kettlebells, martial arts, hiking, meditation and trying new food.

 

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Student Chapter Advisor:

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Dr. Tolessa Deksissa

Director of Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI), and Professional Science Master's Program, College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES), UDC

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Undergraduate Degree: BArch from Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Graduate Study: PSM in Urban Agriculture

Research Interest: Carbon sequestration utilizing C4 plants, the environmental impacts of shifting from animal to plant protein, utilizing plants for bioremediation.

Hobbies: Kettlebells, martial arts, hiking, meditation and trying new food.

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