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Melinda J Chapman

Melinda Chapman became Director of the Pennsylvania Water Science Center in 2019.



Professional Experience

  • 2017-2019  Supervisory Hydrologist, Office of Quality Assurance, Water Mission Area headquarters, Reston, Virginia

  • 2015-2017  Assistant Chief, Office of Groundwater, Water Mission Area headquarters, Reston, Virginia

  • 2000-2015  Groundwater Specialist, North Carolina/South Atlantic Water Science Center, Raleigh, North Carolina

  • 1989-2000  Groundwater Hydrologist, Georgia District, Norcross, Georgia


Education and Certifications

  • Master of Science in Geology with emphasis on hydrogeology and geophysics: The Ohio State University

  • Undergraduate degree in Geology: West Georgia College


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