Hardeep Anand P.E., Deputy Director, Miami-Dade Water & Sewer Department | Founder and Director at ONEWATER ACADEMY

Hardeep Anand P.E., Deputy Director, Miami-Dade Water & Sewer Department | Founder and Director at ONEWATER ACADEMY

Mr. Anand has over 20 years of professional civil and environmental engineering experience along with a combination of program management and leadership experience within the public and private sector.  He currently serves as the Deputy Director for Miami Dade Water & Sewer Department and oversees the implementation of the $13.5B Capital Improvement Program for the utility to deliver innovative projects with the objective to position Miami-Dade County as a Utility of the Future. He is engaged in incorporating effective utility management attributes, sustainability and resiliency measures as well as identifying and deploying specific technology applications to realize quality, efficiency and utility resilience. Mr. Anand previously served the Miami-Dade County Department of Environmental Resources Management for about 9 years, as the Public Works Director with the City of Fort Lauderdale, and as an engineering consultant over a variety of utility, storm water, environmental, solid waste and information technology projects for about 10 years. His capital project management experience includes project planning, developing functional and technical requirements, project cost and schedule monitoring, performing process redesign, organizational and management reviews and performing business continuity planning.  His private sector experience has served him well as he draws upon these experiences to continually create and implement programs to realize efficiencies in government. Mr. Anand is originally from Tanzania.  He is a registered professional engineer in the State of Florida and holds a Bachelors in Civil Engineering along with Masters degrees in Civil Engineering and Management of Information Systems.