Meet Our Staff
 
Steve Wilson, Project Manager  
sdwilson@illinois.edu
   217-333-0956
Steve manages the day-to-day operation of SmallWaterSupply.org. He has a MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois, and at the ISWS, manages several groundwater related research projects. He is a member of the Illinois Rural Water Association, the Illinois Section AWWA, and the National Ground Water Association. He serves the Illinois Section as a member of the Small Systems Committee. He is on the Small System Outreach Services Committee for AWWA, and is a Trustee for the Small Systems Division of AWWA. (1/09-present)   
 
   
       
Jennifer Wilson, Communication Coordinator
jswilson@illinois.edu
 
217-333-8700
Jennifer is the lead for SmallWaterSupply.org's Internet and social media marketing activities, as well as supporting the website's content development.  She brings expertise in developing programs for sustainable small systems with the US EPA's drinking water program as well as experience in marketing public programs, Internet education and project management. (11/10 - present)
 
 
 
  
   
   
Brittany Simon, Data Writer  
Simon20@illinois.edu 217-333-8700
As a data writer, Brittany is responsible for updating events and documents on our SmallWaterSupply.org website. She is a junior at UIUC studying Human Development and Family Studies with a concentration in Child Development.  She enjoys listening to music and being involved on campus.  (6/11 - present)
 
 
  
 
   
  
   

 
 
Past Staff
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Jeannine Adomaitis is a data writer who is responsible for updating documents and events on the SmallWaterSupply.org website, and is also part of our Careers page development team.  She has a B.S. in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences from the University of Illinois.  When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, restoring her old Victorian house, and going hiking and camping. (8/11 - 1/12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Christina Cornelius, Data Writer  
As a data writer, Christina is responsible for updating events and documents on our SmallWaterSupply.org website as well as producing occasional blog posts about a variety of topics.  She is a Senior at the U of I studying Communication.  She has a passion for business and hopes to enter the business field. On campus she is active in several student organizations and sits on several boards.  She enjoys helping others and networking. (8/10 - 7/12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kacie Dieter is responsible for updating events and documents on the SmallWaterSupply.org website.  She has an undergraduate degree in Spanish and Anthropology from Illinois Wesleyan University and is currently a graduate student at UIUC studying Architecture.  She also enjoys jazz and bike riding.  (8/10 - 1/12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Genevieve Kapche, Data Writer   
Genevieve has enjoyed working as a data writer for Smallwatersupply.org for over two years. She is responsible for updating documents and events on the website, as well as writing blog posts. She is also a part of our tribal database development team and is currently populating our tribal contact database. She is a senior at UIUC studying Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. During her leisure time she enjoys reading, swimming, and yoga. (4/09 – 6/11)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brad Larson, Webmaster & Database Manager 
Brad Larson is a GIS/Web Specialist at the Illinois State Water Survey.  He has an undergraduate degree in Computer Management from Eastern Illinois University and an MS in Geography from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.  His interests include database design, web application development and GIS analyses. Brad has spent time working on a wide range of projects, including the creation of an online water quality database, the construction of a watershed atlas, and the development and maintenance of the SmallWaterSupply.org website. (4/09 – 7/11)

 
 
 
James McAuley, Data Writer   
mcauley1@illinois.edu 217-333-8700
James is responsible for updating events and documents on our SmallWaterSupply.org website, as well as producing occasional blog posts about a variety of topics.  He is a junior at UIUC majoring in Civil and Environmental Engineering, and plans to pursue a career in Construction Managment.  He also enjoys being involved in Engineering Council on campus.  (8/10 - 1/12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Genevieve Nemeth, Data Writer 
Genevieve is a data writer for SmallWaterSupply.org, which entails updating events and documents on the website.  Genevieve is a sophomore in Civil and Environmental Engineering at the U of I, and specifically enjoys the environmental part of her major.  She hopes to one day work for the EPA.  In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors and playing piano. (8/10 - 3/11)
 
  
 

 

  

Tien-Hung Nguyen, Data Writer   
Tien Nguyen is a senior in Environmental Engineering at the University of Illinois. As part of the SmallWaterSupply.org team, Tien shares in updating the website events, blogs, and documents, as well as helps maintain the Facebook fan page to provide small water operators with up to date resources.  He has enjoyed various social extra curriculars and leadership positions including a role as resident advisor at the University. In his spare time he plays tennis and hopes to join the club team. (4/10 – 8/10)
 
 
 
 
 
Raeann Sheley, Data Writer   
Sheley2@illinois.edu 217-333-8700
As a data writer, Raeann is responsible for updating events and documents on SmallWaterSupply.org. She is a sophomore at UIUC studying Speech and Hearing Science with a focus on speech-language pathology. She also enjoys attending concerts and cheering on the Illini. (12/11 - 8/12)
 
 
  
  
 
 
 
Melissa Sibley, Data Writer 
Melissa is a data writer for Smallwatersupply.org. She is responsible for updating documents and events on the website, as well as writing blog posts. She is a sophomore at UIUC studying civil and environmental engineering, hoping to one day work in water purification. She enjoys being involved in Society of Women Engineers and intramural soccer on campus. (4/10 – 8/10)
 
  
 
 
 

 

Reese Taylor, Data Writer   
Reese is responsible for updating events and documents on our Smallwatersupply.org website as well as producing occasional blog posts about a variety of topics. He is currently a junior at the University of Illinois in Communications, and plans to pursue a career in Personal Relations. He enjoys communicating and working with others, and is also an avid sports enthusiast. (4/10 – 4/12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daryl Thomas, Data Writer   
Daryl is a data writer who is responsible for updating documents and events on our SmallWaterSupply.org website. He is a Senior at UIUC majoring in Communications, with aspiring goals to become a teacher or guidance counselor and wrestling coach once he graduates. He is a member of the UI Wrestling team and enjoys many sports.  When not in school, wrestling, or working, he enjoys spending time with his 6 week old daughter.  (3/11 - 9/11)