Lynn (Orphan) Grijalva Joins Hazen and Sawyer to Lead Los Angeles Office
(LOS ANGELES, CA – December 16, 2011) – Water and wastewater engineering firm Hazen and Sawyer is proud to announce the opening of a new office in Los Angeles, California. The new office will serve the needs of local Hazen and Sawyer clients in Southern California, drawing as needed upon the resources of the firm’s worldwide offices.
Leading Hazen and Sawyer’s Los Angeles office is Lynn (Orphan) Grijalva, P.E. Ms. Grijalva possesses nearly three decades of experience managing successful potable water, wastewater, solids handling, reuse, stormwater, groundwater recharge, and streams and wetlands projects throughout California and Nevada. Ms. Grijalva is also a past president of the Water Environment Federation and a former Board member of the Water Environment Research Foundation.
“I’m very excited by this opportunity to harness the expertise of Hazen and Sawyer to face the challenges of reliable water supply and responsible protection of coastal waters in Southern California,” said Ms. Grijalva.
Ms. Grijalva holds graduate and undergraduate degrees in civil engineering from the University of Nevada at Reno. She has presented at national and local conferences on adaptive management , water recycling, graywater, selenium management, low impact development, and nitrogen control.
The Los Angeles office is Hazen and Sawyer’s first permanent office in the State of California. Known for superior technical work, Hazen and Sawyer is ranked the #1 firm in the nation for whom water/wastewater is 100% of their business according to Engineering News Record for 2011.
Since our founding in 1951, Hazen and Sawyer has focused on two things: providing safe drinking water and controlling water pollution. Our range of services encompasses the planning, design, and construction management of water and wastewater-related projects – from clean water treatment, storage, and distribution to wastewater and stormwater collection, treatment, and reuse.