With more than 30 years of water supply planning and quality experience, Susan Morea has been responsible for a broad range of federal, state, municipal and private sector projects at CDM Smith. As technical director for statewide water plans in several states, Sue is in charge of developing comprehensive and sustainable strategies to meet future water needs, all while protecting water quality and natural systems. Her work on water planning projects and water quality studies throughout the U.S. has helped clients to assess risks, identify gaps between their available and future water resource needs and implement strategies to meet those needs.
What’s your favorite part of your job? Finding solutions for my clients.
How might clients describe you? Intense.
What are your 3 non-work passions? Skiing, hiking and yoga.
What’s your personal motto? Be present.
I find my inspiration from interesting projects.
The South Platte River Restoration Program, which Sue has been involved with for over a decade, was honored with a 2016 Grand Award by the Colorado Association of Stormwater and Floodplain Managers.