Amanda Waters joined AquaLaw in 2020, bringing over 20 years of environmental law experience with a focus on the federal Clean Water Act (CWA). She has extensive practical expertise working nationally with utilities on a variety of environmental permitting, compliance, and enforcement issues.
Amanda most recently served as General Counsel for the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), where she managed the legal advocacy program implementing NACWA’s mission to safeguard the interests of municipal wastewater and stormwater utilities.
Amanda previously served as General Counsel & Director of Public Advocacy for the Water Environment Federation, General Counsel & Deputy Executive Director for Sanitation District No. 1 of Northern Kentucky (a public wastewater and stormwater utility), Deputy General Counsel for the State of Kentucky Environmental & Public Protection Cabinet, and as a staff attorney with the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection.
J.D., Pace University School of Law, White Plains, NY, 2000
B.S., Biology, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, 1997
District of Columbia