Biju George

Executive Vice President, Operations and Engineering, DC Water

Biju George is responsible for the performance management of all operations at the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority. He participates in the implementation of the Authority’s strategic plan and works with the Chief Financial Officer in overseeing the development of operating budgets and operating policies. Additionally, Mr. George reviews divisions’ operational and financial performance and meets with department heads to discuss the feasibility of strategic initiatives. Mr. George represents the Authority at Board of Directors’ meetings, congressional meetings and meetings with the general public as needed. He also assists the General Manager in developing and implementing the Authority’s business plans. Mr. George joined the Authority from Greater Cincinnati Water Works, Metropolitan Sewer District and Stormwater Utility, where he was the Deputy Director of Water and Sewers. In that position, Mr. George provided strategy for all wastewater, stormwater and drinking water operations. Mr. George also served as the drinking water utility’s interim executive director from 2011 to 2013. Until 2006 when Mr. George was appointed Deputy Director, he performed various functions—engineer, supervising engineer, and Assistant Superintendent. Mr. George has more than 27 years of diversified technical and management experience.

Wednesday, October 2
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm • The Resilient Water Utility of the Futureagora
Join in on this conversation among diverse practitioners from both domestic and international water utilities who will discuss the approaches used to increase resilience to extreme weather events. Through planning, coordination and technology solutions, drinking water, storm water and wastewater utilities are working to make sure that water systems will operate safely and reliably into the future.