Christopher Smith, P.E.Senior Engineer
Christopher Smith is a Professional Civil Engineer with 23 years of water resources consulting experience in California. Mr. Smith has extensive flood management and water resources experience, including managing the effort to modernize California’s response to flood emergencies, reducing flood risk and the response to the drought emergency. Mr. Smith has worked in both the public and private sector, in flood management, quality assurance and quality control, drought management, water resources planning, engineering, management, groundwater analysis and groundwater remediation, and he has managed and assisted in developing water supply and demand studies, basin management plans, water rights investigations, groundwater yield analyses and impact analyses to meet CEQA and NEPA requirements. In addition, he has worked extensively on projects based in Sacramento County in the development of numerical models, including IGSM and MODFLOW.
- Licensed Professional Engineer: CA