Meet the Commissioners
The National Blue Ribbon Commission for Onsite Non-potable Water Systems is comprised of 30 representatives from municipalities, public health agencies, water utilities, and national organizations who are leading the industry in onsite non-potable water systems.
Division Director, Environmental Health and Engineering, Florida Department of Health Miami-Dade
Samir Elmir is the Division Director of Environmental Health and Engineering at the Florida Department of Health Miami-Dade.
Sustainable Initiatives Coordinator, Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department
Director, Office of Public Health Engineer, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Environmental Health Branch Director, Los Angeles County of Department of Health
Water Resource Control Engineer, Division of Drinking Water, California State Water Resources Control Board
Conservation Program Specialist, Austin Water Utility
Robert is a Conservation Program Specialist employed at Austin Water. He has worked on numerous disparate projects, including auxiliary water and intergovernmental issues, over the last eight years as a member of Austin Water’s Conservation Division Research and Special Projects team. Robert received a Bachelor of Science in Geography, specializing in Resource and Environmental Studies, from Texas State University.