The WWEMA Board of Directors is pleased to announce the selection of Cláudio Ternieden, J.D., MPP as the next Executive Director of WWEMA to succeed Vanessa Leiby upon her retirement on July 1, 2023. Cláudio brings a wealth of experience to WWEMA from his distinguished background in the water sector as detailed in the Press Release at We look forward to Cláudio building on WWEMA’s success as the “Voice of Water and Wastewater Technology Providers” in the water sector. Please join us in welcoming Cláudio!