Jeff Kaiser - Nominee for Trustee District 4
Jeffrey Kaiser is the Director of Engineering for Illinois American Water Company. From the Belleville office Jeff oversees a staff of professionals across the state of Illinois who manage the capital program for Illinois American’s various operating districts. He is a 1986 graduate of Washington University in St. Louis MO. with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois and three other states.
A member of Illinois and Missouri Sections of AWWA since 1996, Jeff was appointed Trustee of District 4 in 2011 after the previous Trustee, Cheryl Norton, left Illinois to assume greater responsibilities with American Water. Jeff is also a member of the Water Environment Federation.
With more than 22 years experience as an engineering consultant and 3 years in his current role as Director of Engineering, Jeff has been involved in nearly every aspect of the water industry. He has assisted numerous municipal and private water systems in the planning, design, and construction of small and large projects, has completed comprehensive planning studies for systems ranging from the City of Chicago to small developments, and has worked with political leaders at the local and state levels to find solutions to water industry issues.