Students & Young Professionals (SYP) Committee

SYP Committee Charge:

The purpose of the Students and Young Professionals Committee is to represent the interests of SYP eligible members (35 years and younger) through events, academic outreach, and integration of new members. The SYP Committee shall:

A. Facilitate SYP participation at Association events
B. Promote the wastewater industry to aspiring wastewater professionals
C. Assist other Committees in their tasks related to SYPs
D. Encourage SYP Committee members to join an additional committee within the Association

2019 SYP Committee Members:

Robert Herring (Chair)
Ben Briston
Chris Henry
Liz Lackey
Mike Henao
Steven Kunzman
Tanner Catone

2019 SYP Events:

February 7, 2019 -

March 29, 2019

June 15, 2019 -

September 2019* -

October 2019* -

*Date TBD

SYP Committee Meeting

Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair – Affiliate Judges for Stockholm Junior Water Prize

River Sweep Community Service Event

The Battle for Pennsylvania Trivia Night

Social Event after Final WPWPCA Plant Tour


2019 Academic Scholarship Application

Student Membership Application Form

Advantages of Student Membership Flyer


We are always looking for new members! If you are interested in learning more or getting involved, please contact us at