Bill Swanson

Vice President, Global Practice Leader, Water Resources Planning and Management

Bill has nearly four decades of experience leading complex water resource projects addressing a broad range of issues, including directing feasibility planning, environmental compliance, and design for water supply plans and facilities. He is adept at integrating technical, economic, financial, and institutional information to support decision-making and permitting on an accelerated schedule. He also excels at communicating information in clear and understandable terms to agencies, stakeholders, and the public.

Bill has successfully led numerous multi-agency feasibility studies and developed implementation that aligned with specific agency goals and achieved project objectives. His enduring participation on projects assures continuity and often provides institutional knowledge for our clients. His expertise includes water supply and allocation, potable reuse and reclamation, hydrologic and hydraulic studies, economic and socioeconomic analysis, flood control, and river and ecosystem restoration.