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Board of Directors


Paul Jones, II, President
General Manager
Eastern Municipal Water District

Gilbert Trejo, Vice President
Chief Technical Officer
El Paso Water Utilities

Diane Taniguchi-Dennis, Treasurer
Chief Executive Officer
Clean Water Services

Craig Lichty, Secretary
Client Director and Associate Vice President
Black & Veatch


Katherine Bell
Managing Director of Water Strategy
Brown and Caldwell

Brian Biesemeyer
Scottsdale Water Director
Scottsdale Water

Norma Camacho
Chief Executive Officer
Santa Clara Valley Water District

Michael Carlin
Deputy General Manager
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

Guy Carpenter, Past President
Water Market Leader
Stanley Consultants

Paul Cook
General Manager
Irvine Ranch Water District

Jon Freedman
Senior Vice President – Global Government Affairs
SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions

Marilyn Hall
Water Resources Planner
Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities

B. Narayanan
President and Chief Executive Officer
Carollo Engineers

Karen Pallansch
Chief Executive Officer
Alexandria Renew Enterprises

Paul Steinbrecher
Vice President and Chief Environmental Services Officer

Joseph Vesey
Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
Xylem, Inc.

Bart Weiss
Chief Officer, Innovation and Resiliency
Hillsborough County Water Department

Section Representatives


John Kmiec
Deputy Director
Tucson Water


Elizabeth Dawson
Engineering Manager
El Dorado Irrigation District


Donene Dillow
Environmental Specialist
Colorado Springs Utilities


Lynn Spivey
Director of Utilities
City of Plant City


Adrian Edwards
Water and Wastewater Operations Manager
City of Henderson

Pacific Northwest

Jacque Klug
Recycled Water Project Manager
King County


Eva Steinle-Darling
Reuse Innovation Lead and Principal Technologist
Carollo Engineers

Board Meetings

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