Chitra P. Foster, PE, DBIA

Chitra FosterChitra P. Foster is CDM Smith alternate member on the WDBC Board of Directors. She chairs the WDBC Communications Committee and is a member of the Research and Technical Practices Committee. As both an engineer and a builder, Ms. Foster is a Vice President at CDM Smith with 18 years of broad-based domestic and international experience in water resources, design, construction, design-build and construction management at risk projects. She began her career in North Carolina, and then spent several years working overseas including in Egypt and Jordan. Upon her return to the US, she led key projects whose success established alternative delivery a viable delivery mechanism in Texas. She spent the last few years strengthening CDM Smith’s construction division in California. Ms. Foster is the Area Manager for CDM Smith’s Construction Division for the Central United States, based in Dallas, TX where she manages an annual portfolio of integrated delivery work totaling over $100M.