2015 class of Women with Hydro Vision Award recipients announced

PennWell’s Hydro Group is pleased to announce the second annual class of recipients of the Women with Hydro Vision award.

This award program is designed to honor the most influential women in the hydropower industry. As the industry itself is rather diverse, we divided the market into 10 separate categories. The 2015 winners of the Women with Hydro Vision are listed below by category:

Communications; Public Relations; Industry Support
Jan Lee, Executive Director, Northwest Hydroelectric Association

Dam Safety
Debora J. Miller, President and Principal Engineer, Miller Geotechnical Consultants

Engineering Consulting and Plant Services/Maintenance
Frances B. Brinkman, Senior Engineering Manager, Black & Veatch

Environmental Protection and Mitigation
Lorri Bodi, Vice President, Environment, Fish and Wildlife, Bonneville Power Administration

Equipment Supply
Barbara Fischer-Aupperle, Coach, bfaCoaching

Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy
Cherise Gaffney, Partner, Environment, Land Use and Natural Resources Practice Group, Stoel Rives

New Development
Marie-Claude Dumas, Executive Vice President, Hydro, SNC-Lavalin

Policies and Regulations
Ann Miles, Director, Office of Energy Projects, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Power Plant Portfolio Management/Operations and Maintenance
Lisa Grow, Senior Vice President, Power Generation, Idaho Power Company

Research and Technology
Leslie Eden, Principal, HCI Partners

These women were all nominated by their peers and were selected for this honor based on the tremendous influence and impact they have had on the larger hydropower industry.

The awards will be given at the Women with Hydro Vision Luncheon on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at HydroVision International in Portland, Ore. This luncheon is open to attendees, offering the opportunity to meet and recognize these ten special women who have made and/or are continuing to make significant contributions to the hydro industry by sharing their unique talents and vision.

For more information about the luncheon and to register for the event, click here.

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