Young Professionals Committee

The Young Professionals Committee has one main goal: to fully integrate young professionals into the Association, through partnerships with other committees, mentors, and educational programs. This uniting principle drives the planning and organizing of events and activities that are of interest and benefit to the young professional sector.

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Contact Info

Ben Stoddard, Chair
Phone: 508-270-6504

Amanda Lade, Vice Chair
Phone: 978-905-2999


What does the Young Professionals Committee do?

  • Organizes the Mentoring Program at the Annual Conference
  • Holds regular “Poo & Brew”s – a treatment plant tour, followed by a brewery tour/networking event
  • Coordinates informal social meetups
  • Arranges tours of treatment facilities that are undergoing/have undergone recent upgrades
  • Organizes joint activities with NEWWA Young Professionals

How often do we meet?

  • Monthly conference calls

Why should you join us?

  • In the early years of your career? Get connected with others like you by joining us today!
  • Our committee is always looking for new and fun ideas combining fun and professional development
  • Networking opportunities with folks from both the private and public sectors

See what we’ve accomplished.

  • Poo & Brew #1 at Deer Island WWTP (Boston, MA) & Mystic Brewery (Chelsea, MA)
  • Poo & Brew #2 at Upper Blackstone WPAD (Millbury, MA) & Wormtown Brewery (Worcester, MA) (See photos below)

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