Stuart F. Bruny
Area of Expertise -Government Forecasting & Government Strategies
Stuart Bruny spent 30 years with the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, acquiring expertise in many different environmental areas. Mr. Bruny held various leadership positions within the agency, both in field offices, as well as, the Columbus, Ohio headquarters office. Stuart served as Chief of the Southeast District Office for 13 years. He also served as Chief of the Northeast District Office and Chief of the Division of Public Drinking Water. Mr. Bruny was also appointed by Ohio EPA’s Director to serve as Acting Chief of the Division of Surface Water and Acting Chief of the Division of Solid & Infectious Waste Management on two different occasions.
Mr. Bruny was appointed by President George W. Bush as a Federal Commissioner to the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission (ORSANCO) in 2003. He has served on several committees within ORSANCO, including Chair of the Technical Committee for three years. Stuart was elected Chairman of ORSANCO for 2007/08. He is also a board member of the ORSANCO Educational Foundation.
Stuart received a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the Ohio State University, and is a registered Professional Engineer in Ohio. He is a former certified operator of water and wastewater treatment works in Ohio, and served as Secretary on Ohio’s Advisory Board of Examiners for Water & Wastewater Operators for 12 years.
Mr. Bruny has been a member of the Water Environment Federation (past member of the Board of Directors), the Ohio Water Environment Association (past President), and the Ohio Environmental Health Association (Life Member) for more than 30 years. During his career with Ohio EPA, he was also active in the American Water Works Association, Association of State Drinking Water Administrators, Great Lakes-Upper Mississippi River Board of Public Health and Environmental Managers, and the Ohio Public Health Association. He has received various honors and awards related to his work in environmental protection.
Stuart has excellent background and experience with environmental policy and technical issues. He has been most successful at leading a balanced approach to the complex business of environmental protection.