Brian Stephens, PEPrincipal, Director of Treatment
When companies want an expert in water and wastewater treatment, they turn to Brian Stephens.
Stephens is a Principal and the Director of Treatment at PSC. He has used his expertise to direct environmental engineering projects ranging from $1 million to $80 million for nearly two decades. His passion is to provide clean and affordable potable drinking water to PSC’s clients and to identify and provide effective treatment and reuse solutions for wastewater so that we can minimize our effect of potable groundwater usage here in West Texas and Southeast New Mexico.
“I think that Building Community means we have the opportunity to serve our clients in facilitating new and much-needed infrastructure for their community to effectively serve the citizens of that community for years to come.”
Brian is a dedicated advocate to the engineering profession and is actively involved in the National Society of Professional Engineers and American Society of Civil Engineers. He is also a member of the American Water Works Association and the Water Environment Foundation. For his dedication and professional conduct, Brian was recognized as the “Young Engineer of the Year” for the South Plains Chapter of TSPE in 2011.
Why did you choose PSC?
“I chose PSC because of the quality of people that work here. At PSC you aren’t a number, and are not treated as unimportant. You are part of the PSC family and that is why most of our staff have long tenures of service here at PSC.”
Why did you choose your profession?
“I was always good at Algebra, and my High School math teacher told me that I should be an Engineer. I didn’t have any other ideas—so I decided to give engineering a try.”
What are your hobbies and interests?
“I like to follow Texas Tech sports, and enjoy hunting and fishing.”
What are your outside affiliations?
“I am affiliated with Hillside Christian Church in Lubbock and enjoy serving there each Sunday. I also have enjoyed serving on the local United Way campaigns to raise funds for the needy in our community.”
What is a unique or interesting tidbit about yourself?
“Before I moved to Lubbock as a young teenager, I spent my early years growing up in Nebraska.”