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Central Coast


Improve sustainability of water resources on the Central Coast through increasing safe and beneficial water reuse.


  • Advance the ‘One Water’ approach to local water supply management through education, outreach, and implementation of water reuse programs.
  • Develop a strong, unifying voice to promote water reuse on the Central Coast and maximize funding opportunities for the region.
  • Engage in local, state and federal legislative and regulatory matters to inform and educate policy makers, the public, and our members, and to advocate for the water needs and priorities of the Central Coast region.
  • Create opportunities for collaboration and networking to share knowledge, experiences and resources, and support members involved in water reuse.

To learn more, view the Chapter Bylaws.

Meetings and Events

Meetings Resources

Meetings resources include presentations, agendas, and other documents from past meetings.


May 25, 2023

February 24, 2022 – Central Coast WateReuse Chapter Meeting

August 26, 2021 – Central Coast WateReuse Chapter Meeting

July 26, 2018 – Watsonville Water Resources Center

May 24, 2018 – Pismo Beach Wastewater Treatment Plant

January 28, 2016 – Laguna County Sanitation

March 24, 2016 – Ventura WaterPure Demonstration Facility

May 26, 2016 – Pure Water Monterey

July 28, 2016 – Paso Robles Wastewater Division Treatment Plant

November 15, 2016 – DPR Report, various locations

Kick Off Meeting

November 2, 2015 – Pismo Beach City Hall, Pismo Beach, CA


Shinehah Bigham, Trustee
Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency

Gina Dorrington, President 
City of Ventura

Eileen Eisner-Streller, Regional Vice President (North) 
Soquel Creek Water

Shannon Jessica, Regional Vice President (Central)

Andrew Salveson, Regional Vice President (South) & Past President
Carollo Engineers

Michael Steele, Secretary/Treasurer 
WSJ (Water Systems Consulting)

Mike McCullough, Legislative/Regulatory Representative
Monterey One Water

Steve Thomas, Director of Membership and Outreach
TBC Communications

Rob Morrow, Member-At-Large 
Water Systems Consulting, Inc.

Heidi Luckenbach, Member-At-Large 
City of Santa Cruz

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