The Center is governed by a Board of Directors that provides strategic direction and oversight for the organization. Our current board members include:
Carlton G. Epps, Sr.
Over the Past 30 years, Carlton has managed finance and accounting functions and operational elements for the federal, state, and local government, as well as private and not for profit corporations. He is a decorated veteran of combat in Southeast Asia.
Jeff is the Principal for Red Eagle Development. He provides management, technology, market planning strategies, sustainable construction and business solutions for corporate, government, non-profit, and construction clients.
Alan is the Executive Director and Chief Engineer for Stantec in Columbus, OH. He leads other professionals in water resource efforts related to watershed planning, stormwater control and floodplain management.
Michael Fowler, PE
Mike is a senior water resources engineer with 20 years’ experience in watershed planning, stormwater management, stream and wetland assessments and restoration, floodplain studies, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, design of stormwater management systems, and water quality monitoring.
Anwer Ahmed, PE, DWRE, ENV SP
Anwer serves as the ARCADIS Water Division’s Stormwater and Watersheds Practice Leader for the Technical Knowledge and Innovative Pillar. Anwer has over 25 years of professional experience in water resources engineering, watershed planning, urban stormwater management, MS4 compliance, and green infrastructure.
Karen joined Whiting-Turner as a project engineer in 1985 and became Vice President in 2012. She has been planning and constructing building projects for various clients such as IBM Corporation, T. Rowe Price Associates, Corporate Office Properties Trust, and University of Maryland Medical Systems. Karen also serves as the company’s Mid-Atlantic Regional LEED Coordinator which focuses on the latest technologies, tools and processes for sustainable buildings.
Rhea serves as the Assistant Secretary/ Chief of Staff for the MD Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services. She has been in this position since May 2012. Prior to this position, Rhea served as the Legislative Director for the Department for 10 years. She is actively involved in the day to day operations of the Department which includes managing the Department’s Headquarters office in Towson, and implementing the standards of the Federal Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2012. She manages the Board and Commissions of the Department as well as advises the Secretary and Deputy Secretaries.
Gregory “Scott” Lang
Scott Lang is a Senior Vice President with KCI Technologies. KCI is a 1200 person multi-discipline civil and infrastructure engineering firm and Scott leads the firm’s Construction Management Discipline, which provides owner’s representative and at-risk construction services on projects in 15 states from Texas to Pennsylvania. Prior to joining KCI, Scott retired from the US Navy in 1998 after a career as a Civil Engineer and Navy diver.
Willy is a Vice President and Owner of Southway Builders, Inc., a general contracting company that builds in both the commercial and multi-family residential markets, while having expertise in new construction, adaptive re-use, historic, and sustainable projects within the Mid-Atlantic region.
To learn more about the Board or Board service contact Hye Yeong Kwon at email@example.com.