2020 Specialty Certification Renewal

It's time to renew your annual specialty certification with the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists.

Hard copies of the renewal forms were mailed to anyone who has not yet renewed in early December. Please submit the renewal forms ASAP. You can also renew online today by following these easy steps.

  1. Go to https://netforumpro.com/eWeb/StartPage.aspx?Site=AAEES.
  2. Log in to your account
  3. Click on the Renew Now! button.
  4. Click on the link for your Board Certification category or Member type. Your 2020 Renewal will automatically appear under Dues Rate.
  5. Please answer the questions at the bottom of the screen and key in your full name in the Signature Box.
  6. Following those items is a listing of programs that the Academy manages. If you are interested in supporting a program, please select the appropriate fund from the drop down menu at the bottom of the page and indicate the amount you would like to contribute. We sincerely appreciate your generosity. Please note that tax-deductible donations to the Environmental Engineering and Science Foundation must now be made at: https://www.eesfoundation.org/donate.
  7. Click Add to Cart.
  8. You may use this opportunity to purchase additional items from the AAEES Center. When you are finished, select Check Out
  9. Enter your payment information and click Purchase Now.

After renewing, please be sure to review and update the information under the "My Information" tab in your profile.

If you would rather renew by mail, please let us know by emailing Susannah at SWalz@aaees.org and we will be happy to send you the paper documents for you to complete and return. Or you may download a blank renewal form at: https://www.aaees.org/_downloadcenter/members/RenewalPackage-2020.pdf.

Simply fill in your information and submit it to the Academy via mail. Any questions regarding your specialty certification should be addressed to Susannah Walz at SWalz@aaees.org; 410.266.3311.

Specialty Certifications expire December 31 each year. Please submit your renewal ASAP! Renewals submitted after January 31 are subject to late charges and risk being excluded from the Academy's 2020 Who's Who in Environmental Engineering & Science directory.

Thank you for your continued commitment to advancing the practice of environmental engineering and science, and for your support of the Academy's vital mission and goals.

Featured Member

Wendy A. Wert, P.E., BCEE

Wendy WertWendy A. Wert, P.E., BCEE
Environmental Engineer, Facilities Planning Department
Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County

Wendy A. Wert, P.E., BCEE, is our featured member. Ms. Wert is a member of the AAEES Board of Trustees and active on several committees. She has been a Board Certified Environmental Engineer in Water Supply and Wastewater Engineering since 2006.

Click here to read her article, What Can Participation in the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists Do For Your Career?

Dr. Ed Bouwer, BCEEM: 1955 - 2019

Ed BouwerDr. Ed Bouwer, BCEEM:
1955 - 2019

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Dr. Ed Bouwer.

Press ClubDr. Ed Bouwer presenting awards at the 2019 AAEES Awards Luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

Dr. Bouwer passed away on October 9, 2019, at the age of 63 of multiple myeloma. He was the Abel Wolman Professor of Environmental Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Bouwer had been a Board Certified Environmental Engineering Member (BCEEM) in Water Supply and Wastewater Engineering since 2015. He served on the AAEES Board of Trustees as a representative of the Association of Environmental Engineering & Science Professors.

Dr. Bouwer served as the chair of the AAEES/AEESP Joint Awards Sub-Committee. This committee is responsible for selection of candidates for the William Brewster Snow Award, The Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science Education Award, W. Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate Research Award, and the Paul F. Boulos Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award (previously known as the Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award).

You can read more on Dr. Bouwer at: https://aeesp.org/feature/aeesp-mourns-passing-professor-ed-bouwer-johns-hopkins-university.

2019BOTDr. Ed Bouwer (far right) pictured at the 2019 AAEES Spring Board of Trustees Meeting

Who's Who in Environmental Engineering and Science

BCEEs, BCEEMs, and BCESs are reminded that your profiles in the annual Who's Who in Environmental Engineering and Science are compiled from the information you have provided to AAEES. To update your profile, log in to the AAEES Center, click My Information, and then Edit/View Information.

Just as a reminder, only those who have renewed by January 31 are guaranteed inclusion in the Who's Who in Environmental Engineering and Science.

It's Simple - Nominate a Colleague to Apply for Board Certification

Submit a Nomination
  1. Click here for the simple one-page nomination form for Board Certification OR
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  2. Complete the form
  3. Click on the Submit This Nomination button on the form
  4. Your default email application will open
  5. Click on the Continue button
  6. Click Send

Show Your Pride

The Certificate

Mounted Certificate

You've earned it! Why not show it? Your certicate displays your name, area of specialty certification, and date of certification. Certificates can be mounted on a solid wood base with a burl wood tone finish.

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The Pin

Lapen Pin

In Gold Plate. A textured background dramatizes the lustrous polish of the letters and banding. Jewelry quality. 5/8 inch round.

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The Shirt


The superb feel of interlock knit is striking on its own, add in the subtle glow of jacquard knit shadow stripes. These easy care polos are 58/42 cotton/poly, flat knit collar, 3 button placket and open hem sleeves. Machine wash cold, inside out with like colors, do not bleach, tumble dry low and warm iron if necessary. Available in Small to XXL.

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For offline ordering, please select the appropriate package below:

Board Certified Environmental Engineers

Board Certified Environmental Engineering Members

Board Certified Environmental Scientist

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