Herb started his career as a water resource engineer for the Kings River Conservation District. He was engaged in permitting issues for potential Kings River reservoir projects and initiated the District’s groundwater mapping efforts. In his current role as Principal Engineer at Provost and Pritchard, a large regional engineering company, in addition to serving as District/Company Engineer for several irrigation districts and mutual water companies on the Kings River, he largely works as a groundwater engineer – designing and overseeing construction of production water wells and developing groundwater recharge projects. Herb has a B.S. from Humboldt State University in Environmental Resources Engineering – Groundwater emphasis, and a M.S. in Civil Engineering from California State University Fresno.