Wonder Women of Water 2018: Katie Jones

Congratulations to Katie!


With more than 15 years of industry experience, Katie leads Dewberry’s industrial water practice. Her subject matter expertise includes water and wastewater treatment, reuse, and regulatory permitting. As a client manager, she works with power and manufacturing clients to implement creative solutions through traditional or design-build project deliveries.

Katie earned a Master's degree in Environmental Engineering and a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. She is a member of the Professional Engineers of North Carolina, the Water Environment Federation, the Society of Women Engineers, the American Water Works Association, and the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Katie was recruited by and joined Dewberry in 2009 to initiate the Dewberry wastewater process engineering market introduction. Since then, the business has grown significantly in number of employees and revenue associated with wastewater treatment.

She has performed treatability studies, modeling, operational assessments, concept and detailed designs, and full-scale optimization studies. Katie is currently supporting several major manufacturing clients with expansions of onsite wastewater treatment plants to support large-scale manufacturing. With her team, she continues to build on Dewberry's success through value delivery to the team's customer base.

Her nominator said:

As she builds her team and the business base, Katie also furthers her career as a manager, mentor and business person. Katie supports client's needs through concept, detailed design, bid and construction phase services, and offers significant expertise in turn-key project delivery. Katie continues to show dedication to achieving impactful results in her field by growing her presence in the industry through serving more each day as a manager, mentor, and a business person. Katie is also a devoted wife and mother of two wonderful children.

To learn more about Katie Jones and her work at Dewberry, click here

The Wonder Women of Water is a recognition initiative focused on the contributions made by women to the water and wastewater industry.

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