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Jessica Olson

Water Resources Engineer

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Jessica Olson has nearly two decades of experience in water resources focused on wetland restoration, erosion control, agricultural waste management, and stormwater management. At Barr, she provides design and review for stream stabilization projects; manages design and construction oversight for fish-passage improvement projects; and communicates with regulators to confirm compliance with local, state, and federal laws. She also manages a team of engineers and scientists who design and permit the installation of automated emergency shut-off valves for a large pipeline company. Prior to joining Barr, Jessica was an agricultural engineer with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Duluth, Minnesota, providing a variety of assistance to the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service.


(218) 529-7118


Professional Engineer (MN)


BS, Biosystems, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities


Barr Engineering Co.
325 South Lake Avenue
Duluth, MN 55802

Phone: 218-529-8200
Fax: 218-529-8202
Toll free: 800-786-5830