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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Dawn Nall

Dawn Nall
Program Manager
Southwest Environmental Finance Center


Dawn earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana. She is a licensed Engineer Intern. Her experiences include working as a wastewater treatment plant operator, a manufacturing engineer, a design engineer and currently as Program Manager with the EFC. She has designed and overseen construction of water treatment and distribution systems, as well as wastewater collection and treatment systems. She has experience working with federal, state and tribal officials, as well as contractors, inspectors and community administrators. Ms. Nall worked with the New Mexico Environmental Finance Center beginning in 2006 and then joined the Southwest Environmental Finance Center in 2015.

Since joining the EFC, Dawn has presented trainings around the country to water and wastewater operators and managers on topics including Asset and Energy Management, Rate Setting, Capacity Development, Water Loss Reduction, Construction Cost Estimating, Water Treatment, Operations and Maintenance, and Operator Certification. In addition to the training activities, Dawn is responsible for developing training materials and promotions and maintaining a training attendance database. She has also been involved in various other projects such as leak detection, green projects, source water protection, operator certification, drinking water infrastructure needs surveys, and arsenic compliance.