CH2M HILL Announces New Leaders for Global Water Business Group Service Teams

Julian Sandino and Todd Williams to lead Wastewater Infrastructure Team; Jay Witherspoon and Adam Hosking to lead Water Resources and Ecosystem Management Team

DENVER, November 5, 2013 – CH2M HILL (, a global full-service consulting, design, construction and operations firm, is pleased to announce new Global Leaders for its Wastewater Infrastructure (WWI) Service Team, as well as its Water Resources and Ecosystem Management (WREM) Team.

In January 2014, Dr. Julian Sandino, CH2M HILL Vice President, Technology Senior Fellow and former Deputy Service Team Leader, will lead the WWI Global Service Team, and Todd Williams, CH2M HILL Global Technology Leader for Residuals Resource Recovery, will fill the Deputy role. Julian succeeds Peter Burrowes in this position. Peter will continue to leverage his technology and project management expertise to advance iconic water and wastewater infrastructure projects for the firm.

Additionally, Jay Witherspoon, CH2M HILL Technology Senior Fellow, will take on the WREM Global Service Team Leader role, and Adam Hosking, CH2M HILL Senior Coastal Scientist and Climate Change Adaptation Specialist, will serve as Deputy, bringing a deep understanding of flood protection solutions and how to manage the impact of climate change on infrastructure. Jay succeeds Dr. Kathy Freas in this position. Kathy will continue her leadership on addressing the challenges facing water, agriculture, energy, and the environment as a result of climate change. Adam succeeds Laurens van der Tak, who will continue in his role as a Fellow Water Resources Engineer in the firm, providing leadership for domestic and global assignments.

Headquartered near Denver, Colorado, USA, employee-owned CH2M HILL is a global leader in consulting, design, design-build, operations, and program management for government, civil, industrial and energy clients. The firm’s work is concentrated in the areas of water, transportation, environmental, energy, facilities and resources. With US$7 billion in revenue and 28,000 employees, CH2M HILL is an industry-leading program management, construction management and design firm, as ranked by Engineering News-Record and named a leader in sustainable engineering and environmental services by Verdantix. The firm was named Water Company of the Year at the 2012 Global Water Awards. Visit us at,, and Search for jobs at