Sandra Dudley is the Executive Director of the Water Authority of Dickson County and the Managing Member of Meadowview Engineering, LLC. She also teaches Chemistry for Engineers at Lipscomb University. A previous employee of CH2M HILL, Eastman Chemical Company, and Martin Marietta Energy Systems, she holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, an M.A. in Education, and a Ph.D. in Engineering from Tennessee Technological University. Dudley's doctoral research focused on biological wastewater treatment, and she has over 18 years of experience in operations management, wastewater treatment, air emissions control and permitting, expert witness testimony, and engineering project management. She is a licensed professional engineer in the State of Tennessee. Dudley was honored by Tennessee Technological University as the first female to receive the prestigious Engineer of Distinction award. Dudley is an active member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), the American Water Works Association, and the National Council for the Examination of Engineers and Surveyors (NCEES) Chemical Engineering Committee. Dudley leads an engineering mission team and is active in the Walnut St Church of Christ and Relay for Life. She enjoys gardening, fitness, charity walks, cooking, Sudoku, teaching Bible classes, and reading for pleasure. Sandra lives on Meadowview Farm with her Yorkshire Terrier, Gigi, and her niece and nephews nearby.