Rae Hafer - GCRA Manager

Rae Hafer

GCRA Manager

Email: haferra@gainesvillefl.gov

Office Number: (352) 393-8205

Favorite Food: Lavender Ice Cream

Rae Hafer joined the GCRA team in November of 2021. As a GCRA manager, Rae will help to carry the GCRA’s major construction projects through to completion and will act as the utility liaison. Rae is a professional engineer who has lived in Gainesville for over 20 years and has a passion for building community. She spent 15 years as a GRU Water/Wastewater Engineering Utility Engineer and five years in consulting. At GRU, she supported operations for the water and wastewater treatment plants and the water distribution system. Rae was a member of the 2016-2018 Emerging Leaders Development Program. Rae holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Reed College and a Master’s of Science in Environmental Engineering from Washington State University. She is a Take Stock in Children mentor and enjoys backpacking and kayaking with Scouts BSA.