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James Caldwell, PE

Director, Water Resources + Infrastructure
Director, Water Resources + Infrastructure

James Caldwell has 19 years of experience and serves as Director in the Water Resources + Infrastructure group. James focuses on water resources, urban stormwater management design and institutional utility infrastructure projects. James has been highly involved in numerous stormwater management, land development and campus improvement projects. James’ talents include overall stormwater management master plan design and planning, stormwater best management practice design, analysis of existing stormwater conveyance systems, riverine flood studies, water harvesting and utility infrastructure design and permitting.

Favorite Childhood Memory:

I have many childhood memories from growing up on the family farm near Asheville. We would fish and boat in the pond and I was always interested in how the spillway system and dam embankment worked. We would build rock and mud dams in the creek to divert water and try to change the course of the flow. This is likely where I started to develop my interest in how man-made systems could work together with nature.