Robert Wilson

First Place
 Redwood Empire Section

Robert Wilson has devoted his career to clean water. He has been an environmental compliance inspector, Environmental Services Supervisor, Laboratory Supervisor, and a faculty member at the Santa Rosa Junior College where he teaches wastewater treatment courses. Robert currently supervises eleven staff and is the technical manager for the Laguna Environmental Laboratory. In this role he has led the effort on PFAS sampling, retooling the advanced instrumentation lab, and sampling wastewater for epidemiological studies. He is the committee chair of the Bay Area Pollution Prevention Group and participates in the the Bay Area Clean Water Agencies pesticides committee and on the technical advisory committee of the Russian River Regional Monitoring Program.


The Supervisor of the Year award recognizes successful mentoring of team members, professional development, and effective communication. CWEA’s Leadership Development Committee selects the winner.

Apply Award Details