Gwen Woods-Chabane, Ph.D.
Drinking Water Quality Lead
Gwen is a drinking water quality lead at our Applied Research and Engineering Center in Claremont, California. She supports laboratory efforts for water quality projects at HDR, including bench studies to optimize treatment conditions and pilot-scale studies to test and refine before implementation. After years of research in environmental aquatic chemistry (she has her bachelor of science in chemical oceanography and a Ph.D. in chemistry) and liking all things water, she found a rewarding career in drinking water research.