Speaker: Colonel Len Waterworth, Topic: Ike Dike
Colonel Len Waterworth joined Texas A&M University at Galveston as executive professor in the Department of Maritime Administration in 2014. Col. Waterworth is also the special assistant to the CEO for Leadership Development and Associate Director for Outreach in the Center for Texas Beaches and Shores. Colonel Waterworth holds a master of strategic studies from US Army War College and a master of engineering administration from George Washington University.
His duties include working to coordinate Ike Dike hurricane surge protection research activities with Texas A&M Galveston faculty and research partners at Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands, the largest and oldest Dutch public technical university; the Institute for Regional Forecasting at the University of Houston and the Homeland Center of Excellence at Jackson State University in Mississippi, the Sspeed Center at Rice University, as well as public outreach efforts with businesses, municipalities and non-governmental organizations in the Houston/Galveston region.
Luncheon meetings are held at the Forest Club (a private club)
9950 Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77024