Ryan Welsh has served as Deputy Director of MSD since 2020 and Chief Engineer since 2017.
Ryan joined MSD in 2009 as a Senior Engineer in the MSD Wastewater Treatment Division, where he supported complex maintenance and operational optimization projects.
Ryan holds engineering degrees from the University of Cincinnati (B.S.) and from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.S.). He is an Ohio-licensed Professional Engineer, and he also holds an Ohio EPA Class III Wastewater Operator certification.
In his current role, Ryan is responsible for managing the MSD Engineering Division. This includes management of MSD Development Services and the MSD Capital Program, including oversight of planning, design, construction management, and right-of-way acquisition activities for all capital projects.