Project Team

Project Contact Information

The City of Elk Grove, Cal/EPA’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA), Willdan Engineering, and consulting hydrologists have teamed together to study the potential environmental benefits and/or risks associated with the use of dry wells as a Low Impact Development (LID) tool. The team
consists of:

Project Team and Contact Information Affiliation Project Role
jeff wernerJeff Werner, P.E., Senior Civil Engineer
jwerner@elkgrovecity.org
(916) 478-3602
City of Elk Grove Public Works Department
Lead applicant, grant administration, project administration, and in-kind support.
connie nelsonConnie Nelson, CFM, Project Manager
cnelson@elkgrovecity.org
(916) 478-3638
Willdan Engineering (in-house contractor to City of Elk Grove)
Project management for grant funding and overall project and technical support.
barbara washburnBarbara Washburn, Ph.D., Ecotoxicology
Barbara.wasburn@oehha.ca.gov
(916) 316-7982
Office of Environmental Hazard Health (OEHHA)
Technical and research support for the site selection, water quality monitoring, data input into the State’s CEDEN database, preparation/ dissemination of literature review and factsheets, and in kind-support.
no photoReid Bryson, Hydrogeology and 
Groundwater Quality

rbryson@lsce.com
(530) 661-0109
Luhdorff & Scalmanini Consulting Engineers
Design of monitoring network and wells, construction inspection services, monitoring of groundwater levels and water quality, and technical support.
john fawcetJohn Fawcet, Hydrogeology and 
Groundwater Quality

jfawcett@lsce.com
(530) 661-0109
Luhdorff & Scalmanini Consulting Engineers 
Design of monitoring network and wells, construction inspection services, monitoring of groundwater levels and water quality, and technical support. 
chris bowlesChris Bowles, Ph.D., Hydrology, Hydro-Geomorphology and Stormwater Quality 
c.bowles@cbecoeng.com
916-231-6052 ext. 220
CBEC eco-engineering  Technical support for the design of the dry wells and pre-treatment features, and stormwater quality monitoring.