Southwest Chapter

The FWEA Southwest Chapter serves members located in the Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties.

The Southwest Chapter is an active Chapter that annually provides activities that reflect the FWEA goals to Promote Water Environment Quality in Florida, Sound Public Policy, Professional Development and Growth in WEF Membership.

Our Annual Activities include Quarterly Lunch/Dinner Meetings with Water Environment related Presentation, Annual Water and Wastewater Exposition to providing Education Opportunities to members and non-members, Annual Golf Tournament that supports FWEA and FGCU Scholarships, Young Professional events including Plant Tours and Kayaking outings, and support of the FGCU Student Chapter.  To view our upcoming events, please go to view our Events Calendar.

If you are interested in getting involved with the Southwest Chapter, please contact any of the officers listed below.

Chapter Officers:

Dustin Chisum
(239) 849-5093

Vice Chair
Erik Isern
(239) 215-3914

Bryan Thaggard
CDM Smith
(239) 938-9605

Bryan Thaggard
CDM Smith
(239) 938-9605

Past Chair
Ashan Nabbie
CDM Smith
(239) 938-9600

Issac Holowell
CDM Smith
(239) 247-9729

Student Liaison
Jenna Woodward
Davidson Engineering

Web Master
Marc Lean
(239) 939-1020

Activities Co-Chair
William H. Saum
Johnson Engineering, Inc.

Activities Co-Chair
Ryan Olinger
Johnson Engineering, Inc.

PCOC Liaison
Ryan Olinger
Johnson Engineering, Inc.

YP Chair/Liaison
Steven Agapi
Tetra Tech

FGCU Professor Representative
Dr. Simeon J. Komisar
(239) 590-7304