Waite Dalrymple, PE


SMU board committees

Facilities Committee, chair
Adhoc Engineering Campaign Committee, co-chair
Executive Committee

Educational background

Washington State University, 1966
Master of Science in environmental engineering
Saint Martin’s University
Bachelor of Science in civil engineering


Waite Dalrymple

Waite Dalrymple is co-founder of Parametrix, Inc., a Sumner-based consulting firm specializing in water/wastewater engineering, waste management, transportation engineering, environmental sciences and architecture.

Under Dalrymple’s leadership, Parametrix made several major contributions to better living in the Pacific Northwest. One of the company’s largest tasks was the writing of the environmental impact statement for Sound Transit, the light rail system for three counties in the Puget Sound area.

In 1999 Dalrymple sold Parametrix, Inc. to its employees making it a 100 percent ESOP-owned company with 450 employee owners in Washington, Oregon, New Mexico, Colorado and Idaho. He remains active on the Parametrix board of directors.

Waite Dalrymple graduated from Saint Martin’s College in 1965 with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering.