Praveena Allena’s current focus is on developing and applying groundwater flow and contaminant transport models to support the environmental investigation and remediation of soils and groundwater impacted by past industrial operations and waste disposal practices. Ms. Allena has also worked for several state agencies responsible for the development, management, and protection of water resources, where her activities have included water rights permitting and administration, modeling and monitoring of regional and local groundwater levels, maintaining GIS databases, updating hydrographic and GIS survey maps, and reviewing driller reports and well logs. She also brings experience in assessing the structural damage to buildings caused by earthquakes and performing quality assurance and quality control activities for the construction of new buildings.
MS, Civil Engineering, New Mexico State University, 2008
BS, Civil Engineering, Andhra University (India), 1999