Tom Mahin | Affiliated Expert
Tom has worked for 35 years at the Massachusetts Department of Protection (DEP) as an environmental engineer on drinking water, water pollution and solid waste projects including as a regional Drinking Water Section Chief for 13 years. Tom’s experience also includes emergency WASH responses in Haiti, Nepal and Zimbabwe (Oxfam); arsenic filter testing research in Bangladesh and Cambodia (MIT); trainer for HIV/WASH trainings in Zambia, Ethiopia and Nepal (CAWST); lead evaluator of a USAID-funded multi-year private-public project in Mozambique (CRS) and lead evaluator of national drinking water regulatory programs in Bhutan and Indonesia (WHO/Aquaya). Tom also worked for 2 years supervising the construction of UNICEF-funded rural drinking water systems in Nepal. He has presented at technical conferences/workshops in a number of countries including Australia, Japan, Thailand, Ghana, Hungary and Lithuania.
Tom holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering/Engineering Science from the University of Texas at Austin and a Graduate Certificate in Global Nutrition Programming from Tufts University.