Houston Engineering welcomes new scientist

FARGO, N.D. - Kylie Beard joins Houston Engineering Inc.’s (HEI) Fargo team as a Scientist I/Watershed Planner.

Beard will assist with watershed planning efforts across the firm, including watershed district management plans and One Watershed, One Plans in Minnesota. She will work closely with large and diverse stakeholder groups and HEI's team to facilitate and guide the development of these plans.

A Fargo native, Beard studied across the country, earning her bachelor's degree in anthropology from the University of Mary Washington in Virginia and her master's degree in sustainability studies with a focus in water resources from Texas State University. She previously worked for the city of Austin, Texas, in its Watershed Protection Department.