In Memory

Harvey Olem

August 1951   -  May 1994

 

Dr. Harvey Olem, a revered colleague whose plane disappeared in Bolivia in May 1994 during a World Bank project. Dr. Olem began his career as an environmental engineer with the Tennessee Valley Authority and later worked as a project manager for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. He was founder and president of Olem Associates and the Center for Watershed Protection. Dr. Olem was a frequent author and respected consultant in the water quality field. He served as an active member of FWQA.  Harvey is survived by his wife Sheila, and 2 sons, Michael age 10 and Matthew age 2.