Walter A. Lyon, Engineering Consultant and former Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, has served as Deputy Secretary for Planning of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources. As Director of Pennsylvania's Bureau of Water Quality Management, he led the Commonwealth's water pollution control and drinking water programs for over two decades and instituted many program innovations such as the State's groundwater and aquatic biology programs. He has served as a consultant in Water and Environmental Management and policy and lectured in Universities throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Latin America, the Far East, and South East Asia. He received his undergraduate and graduate education in Environmental Engineering at the Johns Hopkins University and pursued graduate studies in Political Science and Public Administration at American University. Mr. Lyon has published over 80 professional and technical papers, and is now working on a book on Environmental Decisionmaking.
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