SCAWWA / WEASC Blue Ridge Foothills District Honors Greenville Water Team Members

Greenville Water team members, Elizabeth Lee and Matt Iles, were recently honored at a SCAWWA / WEASC Blue Ridge Foothills District event where they were awarded Engineer of the Year and Young Professional of the Year.

Elizabeth, our assistant director of water resources, was awarded Engineer of the Year for demonstrating excellence by managing, directing, operating and educating in her field. Elizabeth joined Greenville Water in October 2020 and brings a wealth of experience to our team in environmental engineering and water resources. She holds a B.S. in Environmental Engineering and a Masters in Civil Engineering and currently holds her professional engineering licenses in SC, NC and GA.

In our Engineering Department, Matt an engineer II, received the honor of Young Professional of the Year for demonstrating an active commitment to the organization and the profession. Matt has been with Greenville Water in our Engineering department for just over a year and demonstrates initiative in all areas of his job. He was recently was selected as the Greenville Water Team Member of the Quarter.

We are proud to have Elizabeth and Matt as part of our Greenville Water team.

Please join us in celebrating our team members’ achievements!


Greenville Water provides service to more than 500,000 residents of the Upstate region of South Carolina. Recognizing that water service is critical to the health and well-being of its customers and for the growth and economic vitality of the community, Greenville Water ensures the reliable delivery of high-quality water through careful stewardship of its resources. Greenville Water is committed to providing exceptional service and utilizing safe and effective methods for providing water, while adhering to and surpassing health and safety standards. Governed by an elected Commission of Public Works, Greenville Water is the state’s largest water utility.