Dr. Sharon deMonsabert
Dr. Sharon deMonsabert

Sharon deMonsabert, founder and president of AEM, is an accomplished corporate executive with more than 30 years of professional experience. Under her direction, AEM has grown from a small consulting practice to a large and diversified firm.

  • Tenured faculty member at George Mason University (GMU)
  • Recognized expert in the areas of sustainability, civil/environmental engineering, utility risk and resiliency analysis, systems engineering management, and software engineering
  • Directed numerous research and other technical efforts
  • Served as the editor of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Journal of Energy Engineering
  • Published numerous technical articles and is noted for her work in decision-making within the domain of environmental engineering


  • ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Engineering Best Practice-Oriented Paper Award in 2009
  • AWWA Water Resources Sustainability Best Paper Award in 2013
  • AWWA Best Paper Award in 2013
  • Elected as an ASCE Fellow, in recognition of contributions to the fields of water resources and environmental engineering
  • Elected as a GMU Fellow for Sustainable Curricula in 2008


  • Ph.D in Civil Engineering from Purdue University 
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering from University of Maryland