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 SWAMP 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 and 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 and 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, Inc.  Technical support for the design of the dry wells and pre-treatment features, and stormwater quality monitoring.