Ajay Jain Appointed to IAFSM Board
The Illinois Association for Floodplain and Stormwater Management (IAFSM) recently appointed HR Green’s Ajay Jain, PE, CFM, to its Board. As a member of the Board, Ajay will also be chairing the Inter-Organization Committee, charged with assuring regular communication between IAFSM and other closely-related professional organizations. IAFSM was founded in 1986 by professionals interested in and responsible for floodplain and stormwater management in the State of Illinois. IAFSM is a local chapter of the Association of State Floodplain Managers and works to promote the common interest in floodplain and stormwater management and enhance cooperation among various local, state, and federal agencies.
Jain serves as a Practice Leader for HR Green’s Water Resource practice, managing clients’ water resource needs, projects and staff throughout 16 offices across 10 states. He is a registered professional engineer, a certified floodplain manager (CFM) and a qualified review specialist with 24 years of experience. In addition to his affiliation and new appointment with IAFSM, Jain is also active in the American Society of Civil Engineers and the National Association of State Floodplain Managers.
“Ajay’s wealth of water resources experience and technical knowledge will be a valuable resource for the IAFSM board and its members,” said Jim Rasmussen, PE, HR Green Water Business Line President. “Our participation and leadership in professional associations such as IAFSM ultimately benefits our clients through professional development, best practices, and effective, innovative approaches to community challenges.”
HR Green provides water, wastewater and water resources consulting and engineering services throughout Illinois from its offices in Evanston, McHenry, New Lenox and Yorkville. Jain manages a wide variety of water resource and drainage projects involving floodplain studies, mapping, flood control design, hydraulic reports, and comprehensive watershed master plans. Jain has worked extensively with multi-discipline team of surveyors, geotechnical engineers, hydrologist and hydraulic engineers, and structural engineers to manage project scope, schedule and budgets.