About Our Speakers

Reem Zoun PE, CFM

Reem Zoun, PE, CFM, joined TWDB in 2019 as Director of the Flood Planning Division and is leading a group of teams responsible for developing the statewide flood planning program and the delivery of the first sets of regional flood plan and the state flood plan for the State of Texas. She previously served as the Supervising Engineer for the Local Flood Risk Reduction Section at the City of Austin’s Watershed Protection Department, where she led a section of engineers and technical professionals and was responsible for the storm drain improvement projects in the City, managed over $80M 5yr budget of Capital Improvement Projects (CIP), prioritization of CIPs, and managed the CIP program for her section. Reem has over 18 years of water resources engineering experience including over six years of leadership experience. Reem has a MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and an undergraduate degree in Environmental Engineering with First Class Honours from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Australia.