Dave Hume has more than 30 years’ experience as a consulting hydrogeologist with the last 20 plus years focused on assisting municipal, industrial, agricultural, and regional water system clients with development and management of their groundwater supplies. His areas of expertise include evaluation of groundwater flow systems, design and optimization of high-capacity wells and well fields, analysis of alternative groundwater sources, sustainability evaluations, and providing expert testimony. Prior to joining LRE, Dave helped to expand the groundwater supply business footprint across the Midwest for a national consulting firm by developing a diverse group of clients, working with a focused team, and implementing successful business development strategies. He has a B.A. and M.S. in Geology with a Hydrogeology emphasis, and is a licensed Professional Geologist in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Missouri, and Nebraska. When not exploring for groundwater, Dave enjoys spending time with his wife and their two adult children, renovating their 1850s farmstead, and fly fishing for just about anything that swims.