Nirmela Arsem

Nirmela Arsem currently works as the Laboratory Services Manager at East Bay Municipal Utility District, Oakland, California; she has held this position for the past 11 years. Her current interests are running the laboratory as a business, process improvement, developing her staff to take on leadership positions, and to help laboratory professionals excel in the water/wastewater utilities.

She is currently the chair of Bay Area Clean Water Association (BACWA) laboratory committee and a technical reviewer for the Regional Monitoring Program. She has presented at Pittcon, California Water Environment Association, and AWWA’s Water Quality Technology Conferences. She holds a master’s degree from Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok.

Contact Information:; 510-287-1435