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Paul Demit has been named a senior vice president and director of the water practice for Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global infrastructure strategic consulting, planning, engineering and program/construction management organization.
In his new position, Demit is responsible for the growth and development of the firm’s North American water business, including water resources management, water supply, distribution, wastewater conveyance and construction management services.
Demit has over 20 years of experience in both the private and public sectors. Prior to joining Parsons Brinckerhoff, he was a senior executive with CH2M HILL, where he held a number of leadership positions, including leading the firm’s water/wastewater design-build business in the eastern U.S. and serving as program manager for a $5 billion wastewater system capital improvement program in Ohio. He previously held senior management positions with the Boston Water and Sewer Commission and the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority.
Demit is a member of the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) and the Water Environment Federation, and a former member of the board and the executive committee of the AWWA.