Jun Chang, P.E., D.WRE, formerly the Deputy Director of Public Works & Engineering Department for the City of Houston, has joined the North Harris County Regional Water Authority as Deputy General Manager. The Authority’s General Manager Jimmie Schindewolf, P. E. said in making the announcement, “We are incredibly fortunate that such a highly respected and experienced engineer will be an integral part of our team that oversees the critical negotiations, planning, design and construction of the water infrastructure necessary to take us into the future.”
“As the fourth largest city in the U.S.,” Schindewolf continued, “Houston’s public water system is one of the largest in the country. Jun Chang was responsible for the operation and maintenance of the City of Houston’s regional water and wastewater utility systems. He spent 27 years with the City and most recently managed a staff of 1,580 people and had oversight of an annual capital, operations and maintenance budget of over $657 million.”
Jun has B.S. (1985) and M.S. (1987) degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Houston, and is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas and a Diplomat of American Academy of Water Resources Engineers. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Texas Water Conservation Association.