Earth & Water Group - Founder and Chairman
Brent Fewell is the Founder and Chairman of Earth & Water Group. Prior to Earth & Water, Brent was a partner in the environmental section of Troutman Sanders in the firm’s DC office. Brent was a Senior Vice President for Environmental Health and Safety at United Water, where he oversaw day-to-day regulatory compliance of the company’s water and wastewater operations. Brent works closely with water providers under public private partnerships to meet the growing needs and demands of local communities. Prior to his time in private industry, he served as the Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water at the U.S. EPA, with responsibilities for overseeing the development and implementation of policies and regulations affecting the nation’s drinking water and clean water programs. He also served as the Acting Associate Administrator for EPA’s Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental relations where he helped to manage critical relationships between the Agency and federal, state and local governments. Brent is widely published in the area of water quality and infrastructure and has testified before the U.S. Congress and U.S. Senate on related matters. Brent serves on numerous boards, including Wine to Water and the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay.