Kimberly Mowat, M.A., P.Eng., of R.V. Anderson Associates Ltd. was awarded the 2010 Allen D. Williams Scholarship from ACEC. The award is presented at the ACEC Summit each year to a young professional employed by an ACEC member firm who has demonstrated a commitment to industry initiatives, the ability to work as a team player in furthering industry goals and is involved in volunteer activities that contribute to the industry. Kimberly was presented the award at the ACEC Summit in St. Andrews, New Brunswick on June 26, 2010 at the Chairman's Gala.
Kim Mowat is a Project Manager and Associate Shareholder with R. V. Anderson Associates Limited (RVA), with 5 years of experience in detailed design and management of environmental engineering projects related to drinking water treatment, supply and storage facilities for municipal clients.
She is an active volunteer in the industry, and is the current Chair of the Ontario Water Works Association's Communications and Public Affairs Committee, whose purpose is to help Ontario utilities raise awareness of the value of drinking water. She recently worked with Engineers Without Borders to deliver a water education workshop as part of National Engineering Week, and is a member of RVA's Quality Assurance Committee, dedicated to assessing risks and improving the quality of the firm's engineering work.
The scholarship covers eligible expenses to attend the annual conference of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC). The 2010 FIDIC conference was held in September in New Delhi, India.