James K. “Ken” Cheek, Jr.
Director of Water Resources, Citrus County
Mr. Cheek is a Florida Registered Professional Engineer with over 20 years of utility-related engineering experience. He has worked in Citrus County government since 1998, as the Water Quality Project Coordinator, County Engineer and Director of Water Resources.
Mr. Cheek also spent several years in private practice as a design engineer and project manager working on various water, wastewater, stormwater and roadway projects for numerous public and private clients. Mr. Cheek received his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of South Florida in 1991.