Mark Knudson

CEO,
Tualatin Valley Water District

Mark Knudson

CEO,
Tualatin Valley Water District

Biography

Mark is the Chief Executive Officer at the Tualatin Valley Water District. Prior to his appointment as CEO in 2013, Mark served as TVWD’s Chief Engineer.

Mark has over 30 years of experience in the planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of water systems. Mark has a BS in Civil Engineering and an MS in Environmental Engineering, both from Oregon State University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Civil and Environmental Engineering in Oregon and is also a certified water distribution operator (WD4) and water treatment operator (WT3) in Oregon.

From 2011 to 2013, Mark was the co-chair of the work team responsible for preparing the water and wastewater chapter of the Oregon Resilience Plan, including recommendations to the Oregon Legislature for seismic improvements to water and wastewater systems.