Jesse
Kropelnicki

Director, Power United States

Jesse Kropelnicki manages business and technical operations for the power group, overseeing the generation, delivery, hydropower and renewables service lines. 

The power group consists of diverse teams of multidisciplinary experts that provide technical, program and project management and consulting services to the U.S. power market. 

Beginning his career as an engineer on large hydropower projects at WSP, Jesse’s work included civil/structural analysis and design, dam rehabilitation and remediation, structural inspections, dam safety, conceptual and feasibility studies, and instrumentation and monitoring.  Jesse later moved into business strategy within WSP’s hydropower group, where he combined his extensive technical experience in the development of hydropower, water resources and thermal projects with his business and strategic acumen.  

Jesse holds a master’s degree in structural engineering from Northeastern University, and he is a licensed professional engineer in six states.  An active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Jesse has been a frequent speaker on hydropower topics at industry conferences.  In his free time, Jesse is an accomplished triathlete, triathlon coach and writer.