Cindy Wallis-Lage is President of Black & Veatch’s water business, leading the company’s efforts to address billions of dollars in water infrastructure needs around the world. Wallis-Lage joined the company in 1987 and has provided project and leadership expertise to more than 100 municipal and industrial facilities throughout the United States, the UK and Asia Pacific. A licensed professional engineer, Wallis-Lage joined the Black & Veatch Board of Directors in 2012. She earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Kansas State University and a master’s degree in environmental health engineering from the University of Kansas. Wallis-Lage has authored more than 50 papers, 20 technical articles and 10 textbook chapters. She currently serves as Treasurer for the WateReuse Association Board of Directors, and she also serves on the Board for the U.S. Water Alliance.