Chris Tolleson
Chris Tolleson, GA PE, CFM

Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood
Senior Stormwater Engineer

How long have you been a member of SESWA (years)?
One year with Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood, but I have worked with other members since 2006.

Have you served SESWA in the past? If so, how?
No.

What abilities and attributes can you bring to the Board?
I am an experienced, senior level stormwater professional who has worked with municipal clients throughout Georgia as well as other southeastern states solving a wide variety of stormwater management issues. I believe the experience I have acquired managing complex engineering projects, developing innovative stormwater solutions, and building relationships in our industry will allow me to make valuable contributions to SESWA.

What background and experience do you have in the stormwater industry?
I have over 20 years of experience as a water resource engineer especially regarding projects involving stormwater drainage, floodplain management, and stormwater management planning and implementation. I have worked with municipal clients throughout the Southeast on projects involving: hydrologic and hydraulic modeling; drainage system design; floodplain and floodway modeling; watershed management and protection, NPDES MS4 stormwater compliance, and flood hazard vulnerability and resiliency.

Why do you want to serve on the Board of Directors?
To utilize my experience as a stormwater professional to contribute to the stormwater profession and contribute to the leadership and future of SESWA.