Dr. Chandra S. Pathak has a distinguished career with over 35 years of experience in wide ranging areas of water resources and environmental engineering that included surface and ground water hydrology and hydraulics, stormwater management, GIS, and hydrology, and hydraulics computer models. He obtained a bachelor of technology in 1976 and a master of engineering in water resources in 1978 and a doctorate in hydrologic engineering in 1983 from Oklahoma State University. Currently, he is a senior hydrologic and hydraulic engineer at the Engineering and Construction Division, US Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters at Washington, DC. Prior to moving to Washington DC, he was a principal engineer at the South Florida Water Management District for 12 years. He was an adjunct professor at the Florida Atlantic University from 2000 to 2016. Previously, he was a practicing consulting engineer in the United States for over 20 years. Since 2006, he has been serving as an associate editor of Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. He has numerous presentations, speeches, and technical papers to his credit in the areas of water resources and environmental engineering. In 2007, he was awarded Diplomate of Water Resources Engineering and Fellow Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.