Research Team Bios

Maureen Mathias Kerner, P.E.
Research Engineer
Maureen Kerner
  • MS, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Oregon State University, 2002
  • BS, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1996
  • Professional Engineer, State of California

Associate Director, Environmental Finance Center EPA Region 9 at Office of Water Programs, California State University, Sacramento, 2018–present
  • Technical, managerial, and financial (TMF) capacity development for water and wastewater utilities as well as state agency programs
  • Funding and financial planning for all aspects of water resource projects and programs (drinking water, stormwater, wastewater, watershed planning, etc.)
Research Engineer, Office of Water Programs, California State University, Sacramento,
  • Low Impact Development Modeling
  • Stormwater Permit Compliance
  • Fine Sediment Particle Analysis and Lake Tahoe TMDL
  • Stormwater Characterization Studies
  • Stormwater Control Measure/Best Management Practice Performance Assessments
  • Quality Control/Quality Assurance of Stormwater Data
  • De-icing and Anti-icing Applications for Stormwater Management
Project Engineer, Golder Associates Inc., Roseville CA, 2002–2006
  • Geo-environmental projects, including landfill, surface impoundment, groundwater contamination, and impacted soil investigations
  • Regulatory plans, closure plans, SWPPPs, and SPCC plans for commercial and industrial facilities
Professional Interests: Technical, managerial, and financial capacity development; low impact development; stormwater modeling; stormwater permit compliance; BMP performance assessments