Wayne Haynie  
Water Resources
Title: Director; P.E., GA
Phone: (706) 769-3960; Ext. 2932

Wayne serves Oconee County as Utility Director. A Professional Engineer in the States of Georgia and Florida (Inactive), he oversees Oconee County’s drinking water distribution, wastewater treatment, water engineering and customer service areas. 

Regarding water supply in Northeast Georgia, he serves as Chairman of the Operations Committee of the Upper Oconee Basin Water Authority and an Alternate Member of the Hard Labor Creek Reservoir Management Board, having combined oversight of 17 billion gallons of stored raw water.

He also served as Chairman of the Newton County Solid Waste Authority from 2015 through 2017.

He has been in the water engineering industry since 1982 after graduating from Georgia Tech with a Bachelor of Civil Engineering.

Wayne has served the engineering profession in both the private sector and local government for 33 years, overseeing, planning, permitting, designing and constructing hundreds of $ millions in projects across Georgia and the Southeast.

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