Ashley Powers, PE

Civil Engineer Associate

As a civil engineer associate who became part of the Wightman team in 2017, Ashley has been eager to use her knowledge and skills to better the communities she serves. Through in-field experience and assisting on a variety of studies and design projects, she has gained the practical knowledge to focus her engineering judgment. Ashley works with communities to assist them in managing their infrastructure assets including water and sewer systems. She enjoys collaborating within Wightman’s team environment to make these systems reliable and efficient and helps put them into action – from researching and applying for funding to design, permitting and construction.

Areas of Focus

  • Water distribution
  • Sewer collection
  • Project permitting


B.S. in Civil Engineering
Michigan State University, Lansing, MI

Professional Training & Registrations

  • Professional Engineer - Michigan
  • PSMJ Project Management Training

Affiliations & Memberships

  • American Water Works Association (AWWA)
  • Michigan Water Environment Association (MWEA)
Ashley Brendel EIT Engineering, Wightman

Contact Ashley Powers

Office: 269.487.9165

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