United States Society on Dams Announces New Officers

U.S. Society on Dams
Gene Guilford,, (303)270-0143

U.S. Society on Dams Announces New Officers

For Immediate Release

(Denver, Colorado, April 12, 2017) - The U.S. Society on Dams has announced the election of new officers of the Society for the positions of President of the Board, Vice President, and Secretary/Treasurer during its recently completed 37th Annual Conference and Exhibition in Anaheim, California.

newofficersShown in the picture from left to right:  John S. Wolfhope of Freese and Nichols, Austin, Texas, outgoing President.

Dean Durkee, Gannett Fleming of Phoenix, Arizona, newly elected Board President.

Manoshree Sundaram, Stantec of Chicago, Illinois, newly elected Board Vice President.

Denise Bunte Bisnett, Santee Cooper of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, newly elected Board Secretary/Treasurer.

The U.S. Society on Dams thanks, John S. Wolfhope for his tireless efforts and successful term as Board President. We congratulate Dean Durkee, Manoshree Sundaram and Denise Bunte Bisnett for their election to new leadership positions in the Society.



USSD is a world class organization of engineering professionals dedicated to advancing the environmentally sustainable science of planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of dams, levees, and associated civil engineering projects. USSD member engineers lead the nation and work with partner organizations worldwide, to resolve the world’s most critical resource problem: access to clean water. USSD engineers lead in the production of clean, renewable hydroelectric power, dam and levee systems for flood protection, projects providing recreational opportunities through dam reservoirs and water projects enabling water-borne transportation.