Senior Advisor to Assistant Administrator Fox, EPA’s Office of Water
Wendi Wilkes is a Senior Advisor to Assistant Administrator Fox in EPA’s Office of Water. Her portfolio includes implementation of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funding and engagement with state partners. Previously, Wendi was the Regulatory and Legislative Affairs Manager for the Association of State Drinking Water Administrators where her work included regulatory analysis under the Safe Drinking Water Act, water infrastructure funding, and Congressional relations. Prior to joining ASDWA, Wendi worked for the American Water Works Association’s Government Affairs Office in Washington, DC and at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality where she served in the Office of Water. Wendi earned a Bachelor’s in Geography from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master’s in Public Management at Johns Hopkins University.