Presented by Ryan D. Eaves, PE, CFM, CPESC – Stormwater and Erosion Control Division Manager, Durham County Engineering
Ryan D. Eaves is the Stormwater and Erosion Control Division Manager for Durham County in Durham, North Carolina. With Durham County adding an average of 25 people per day, development has exploded. Ryan’s Division, as the land disturbance permitting agency, is a key cog in the construction of new homes, offices, and research facilities. Prior to his work with Durham County, Ryan worked as the Stormwater Management Coordinator for Athens-Clarke County, in Athens, Georgia. There he coordinated the County’s NPDES Phase II Permit activities and oversaw its Watershed Management Program. A native of Athens, Ryan holds a Bachelor’s in Environmental Science from Virginia Tech and a Master’s of Public Administration from the University of Georgia. Ryan is a Licensed Professional Engineer, Certified Floodplain Manager and Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control.