Wm. Javan Miner, EIT

About Wm.

Mr. Miner is passionate about resolving water resource and geological engineering problems for clients and communities.  Throughout his career he has worked on water resource and supply assessment, geological and hazard engineering, geophysical, and groundwater modeling projects for NGO’s, governments, private-sector, bi-laterals, and international financial institutions.

Javan has lived internationally as a resident engineer in Haiti for over 2 years and worked in a handful of other countries in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa.  Through his time managing a field office in Haiti, Javan became fluent in Haitian Kreyol. He has co-authored a peer reviewed book chapter on the groundwater of Haiti and presented lake management and groundwater recharge research at regional and national conferences.

Javan is a graduate of Wheaton College and Colorado School of Mines, at the latter, he was recognized with the Brunton Award in Geology in recognition of the highest scholastic achievement and interest in and enthusiasm for the science of geology.  He currently lives in Michigan, is happily married and enjoys time with his young son when he is not roaming the world.

Our Team

The Northwater team has brought new ideas to Source Water Protection. Their responsiveness, work ethic, and technical expertise are just some of the things come to mind when describing the staff at Northwater Consulting. Not only are they excellent with GIS mapping but their boots on the ground efforts and knowledge of land use, soils, farming practices and Best Management Practices make them the ideal Consultant for City Water, Light & Power.

- Ted D. Meckes, P.E., Water Division Manager, City, Water, Light, and Power – Springfield, IL

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