EBC 2nd Annual Stormwater Summit: Collaboration Across Boundaries – Building Resilient Watersheds


Date: May 1, 2024


Phone: (617) 505-1818

Email: [email protected]


DoubleTree by Hilton

5400 Computer Drive
Westborough, MA 01581

A map and link to directions is at the bottom of this page.

Accessibility: EBC is committed to providing an environment that is accessible to individuals with disabilities. If you need a disability-related accommodation, or have other questions, please contact us at [email protected].

Stormwater management reaches across sectors and engages professionals and the regulatory community in a variety of challenges. EBC’s second annual Stormwater Summit will cover integrated planning, implementation of stormwater management strategies at the watershed scale, and combined sewer overflow management from diverse perspectives, including from outside New England. Speakers represent communities, the nonprofit and private sectors, state agencies, and federal agencies.

Don’t miss this opportunity to stay on the cutting edge of stormwater management strategies.

General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (5.0 training contact hours). Certificates are automatically provided via email link for registered attendees at the conclusion of the program.

Additional information can be found under the tabs above.

Summit Agenda:

Keynote Presentation:

Kate England

Kate England, Director of Green Infrastructure – bio
City of Boston, MA

Integrated Planning Session

  • Paul Stacey, Principal Scientist, Footprints In The Water LLC
  • Gretchen Young, PE, Deputy Director of Public Works, City of Rochester, NH
  • Steve Wolosoff, BCES, PMP, Senior Water Quality Specialist, GEI Consultants, Inc.

Implementation at the Watershed Scale

  • Allison Hamel, Principal Environmental Scientist, Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RI DOT)
  • Emma Sass, MVP Regional Coordinator, Berkshires and Hilltowns, Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA)
  • Eric Smith, Director of Planning and Community Development, Town of Athol, MA

How CSO Communities are Managing Stormwater to Combat Climate Issue 

  • Marja Copeland, Project Manager, Green Infrastructure, Mystic River Watershed Association
  • Robert Schultz, Jr., Director of Utilities, City of Newport, RI
  • Robert Zimmerman, Jr., Principal, Zimmerman Environmental LLC

Legal “Minute” Updates

  • Richard Davis, Principal, Beveridge & Diamond PC
Summit Schedule:
  • 9:00 a.m. – Registration & Networking
  • 9:30 a.m. – Summit Begins
  • 11:15 a.m. – Coffee & Networking Break –  generously sponsored by Nitsch Engineering
  • 12:30 p.m. – Lunch
  • 1:30 p.m. – Summit Resumes
  • 3:00 p.m. – Summit Adjourns
Summit Chairs:
  • Andrea M. Braga, PE, CPESC, Chair, EBC Water Resources Committee; Principal Engineer, New England Water & Environmental Group Leader, Jacobs
  • Jennifer Johnson, PE, CFM LEED AP, Vice Chair, EBC Water Resources Committee; Director of Resilience Planning & Design, Associate, Nitsch Engineering
Summit Planning Team:
  • Jean Christy, PE, Senior Engineer, Tighe & Bond
  • Peter F. Durning, Partner, Burns & Levinson LLP
  • Sadia Khan, PhD, EIT, Water Resources Engineer, Kleinfelder
  • Eric Klein, Principal, Deputy General Counsel, Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • Pallavi Kalia Mande, Vice Chair, EBC Water Resources Committee; Director of Climate Resilient Design, BSC Group
  • Steven Wolosoff, BCES, PMP, Senior Water Quality Specialist, GEI Consultants, Inc.

Available PowerPoint presentations from the EBC 2nd Annual Stormwater Summit: Collaboration Across Boundaries – Building Resilient Watersheds can be viewed below.

Presentations – EBC 2nd Annual Stormwater Summit

EBC does not guarantee that each speaker PowerPoint will be posted.

Presentation Recording

This program will not be recorded by EBC.

Recording is not permitted.

Please email [email protected] with any questions.

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