Hélène Baribeau, Ph.D., P.E
Distribution System Water Quality Leader, Brown and Caldwell
Hélène Baribeau’s areas of expertise include water quality, water treatment strategies, distribution system water quality and regulatory compliance for drinking and recycled water. She earned a civil engineering degree, as well as master’s and Ph.D. degrees in civil engineering – environment, with a focus on water, from Ecole Polytechnique of Montreal. She worked in the Microbiology Development Branch of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California from 1995 to 2002, the Water Research Group of Carollo Engineers from 2000 to 2008 and as an independent consultant from 2012 to 2017. She worked for the State Water Resources Control Board in the Regulatory Development Unit of the Division of Drinking Water from 2017 to 2019, and recently joined Brown and Caldwell.