Stephen R. Gates, PE, BCEE, President

Stephen R. Gates, PE, BCEE, serves as the President of the WDBC Board of Directors.Transitioning from the role of the First Vice President/Treasurer, Gates chaired the Budget/Finance and Research Committees, and is in a leadership role on the Technical Practices Committee.

As a senior vice president, Steve is responsible for development of Brown and Caldwell’s collaborative project delivery business, focusing on design-build, CMAR, and remediation services related to the environmental, water, wastewater, and energy markets provided to municipal, federal, and private organizations throughout North America.

Steve has a BS in civil engineering and is a Board Certified Environmental Engineer with the American Academy of Environmental Engineers. He is a Professional Engineer in VA, NY, NJ, MA, VT, and ME, as well as being a Licensed Construction Contractor in MA.