Mark Coleman, PE, has been elected by the Michigan Section of the American Water Works Association (MI-AWWA) to serve as its Director on the AWWA Board of Directors, where he will lead the section’s involvement with association initiatives over the next three years. Key focus areas include uniting AWWA and its sections around business processes and a common strategic plan to collaborate on membership, education, finance, branding, and communication. He will also continue advancing AWWA’s Total Water Solution efforts to protect source water by addressing wastewater collection and treatment and stormwater management issues.
Mark has been actively involved in MI-AWWA for more than 30 years serving in leadership roles including Chair and Trustee and as a member of various committees. He helped guide the section’s leadership and organizational structure transition and strategic planning efforts to enhance member benefits. On the international level, he is Co-chair of the Management and Leadership Division and acts as its liaison to the Standards Council.
A Project Director in our Detroit, MI, office, Mark has spent more than 40 years in the water industry, helping communities plan, design and construct new water-related infrastructure and rehabilitate existing assets to deliver safe drinking water to consumers.