SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA

Heather Freed

PE

“Water is life, and I’m motivated to help our clients find creative solutions for their water resources to continue to provide clean, reliable, and affordable water to our communities.”

Heather Freed

OFF THE CLOCK

  • HIKING
  • TRAIL RUNNING
  • BEACH

Heather is a Professional Engineer with experience in water and wastewater treatment and distribution systems. 

She has experience evaluating various hydraulic measures including headloss through pipes, hydraulic jumps and groundwater pumping. Her knowledge also includes groundwater contamination, water chemistry and water quality measurements, physio-chemical and biological water and wastewater treatment and climate change and energy intensity analysis.

On a personal note

My academic background focused on centralized and decentralized water and wastewater treatment systems, as well as urban and hydraulic system design. As I continue to gain experience from WSC’s senior team members, I’m excited to continuously build my knowledge base and experience. I look forward to delivering the best engineering solutions to WSC’s current and future clients.

Outside of work I enjoy hiking, going to the beach and baking all sorts of desserts.

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Water resources planning

Water and wastewater treatment

Hydraulic modeling

Water quality analysis

Master planning

Long-term water supply planning

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

Professional Engineer, Civil, CA, No. 89406

EDUCATION

MS, Civil and Environmental Engineering, California Polytechnic, San Luis Obispo, CA

BS, Environmental Engineering, California Polytechnic, San Luis Obispo, CA