Brian Anderson, Project Manager/Civil Engineer

Brian oversees a majority of the larger projects; this involves peer reviews, hydraulic engineering designs, structural designs and developing written specifications. He works closely with our designers to ensure accurate and complete design documents. Brian is our in-house expert in the design of fountain features of all sizes and styles. Brian also coordinates designs with customers including recreation centers, waterparks, resorts, hotels, municipal centers, parks, communities, and residences. He works closely with architects, owners, developers, pool contractors, general contractors and health departments. Brian joined Water Design in 2005.

Prior to joining Water Design, Brian spent fifteen years in the manufacturing industry as operations manager and manufacturing engineer for large corporations such as Lefavor Envelope and Publishers Press. He has valuable experience in managing multiple projects and developing creative solutions in a fast -paced high pressure environment. Brian also worked for AAA Engineering as a civil engineer, cartographer, and surveyor.


  • B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Utah, 1988 (with a Minor in Spanish) (cum laude)
  • Masters of Business Administration (MBA), Brigham Young University, 1991 (with honors)
  • Additional University studies at:
  • University of Salamanca, Spain, 1985
  • University of Neuchatel, Switzerland, 1982

Awards and Honors:

  • Civil Engineering departmental scholarship at University of UtahElected to student government at University of Utah
  • Honor Societies: Golden Key, Chi Epsilon, Tau Beta Phi, Phi Eta Sigma
  • Business School Emphasis in Operations Management
  • Awarded and academic scholarship to Brigham Young University
  • VP, Student chapter of APICS (American Production and Inventory Control Society)
  • Elected to student government for Business School