Membership Committee

Duties and Responsibilities

The Membership Committee shall establish procedures for obtaining new members, and encourage, promote, and retain individual, organization, and utility memberships in the American Water Works Association throughout the geographical area of the Section.

Additional Duties

  • Track Recruitment and Retention statistics
  • Disseminate R&R information to committee members
  • Track committee member activities
  • Oversee Recruitment campaigns
  • Conduct and Lead Membership Appreciation Week activities.
  • Conduct Quarterly Conference Calls with committee members.
All Members:
  • Assist the Executive Director in recruiting at the Section Booth, when attending conferences where the booth is operational.
  • Participate in Recruiting Campaigns.
  • Recruit new members at Section training events in the member’s state.
State Co-Chairs:
  • Make contact with dropped members to get them to rejoin, or to determine reason for dropping.
  • Make contact with late members to get them to pay before they are dropped, or to determine reason for not paying membership dues.
Deputy Trustees:
  • Make contact with new members by phone or email, following the sending of the welcome package by the Executive Director.
  • Determine if they are interested in participating in any committees, and if so, forward that information to the Executive Director.

* The first committee member listed is the Committee Chair.


Membership Committee Members

Committee Name Position Expiration full name Organization Address City State ZIP Email n
Membership Committee Chair, Four Year EOC 2020 Tim Ward Not Indicated 16109 Bravado Pl Edmond OK 73013-2215 13
Membership Committee Deputy Trustee - AR EOC 2017 Heath Ward Springdale Water Utilities 526 Oak Ave Springdale AR 72764-3308 13
Membership Committee Trustee - AR EOC 2017 Kevan Inboden Jonesboro City Water & Light PO Box 1289 Jonesboro AR 72403-1289 13
Membership Committee Trustee - LA EOC 2017 Vincent Fouchi New Orleans Sewerage & Water Board 8800 S Claiborne Ave New Orleans LA 70118-2247 13
Membership Committee Deputy Trustee - LA EOC 2017 Qiana Maple-Lars City of Shreveport 3205 Blanchard Rd Shreveport LA 71103-2010 13
Membership Committee Deputy Trustee - OK EOC 2017 Geri Wellborn City of Norman WTP 3000 E Robinson St Norman OK 73071-6661 13
Membership Committee Trustee - OK EOC 2017 Eric Lee City of Tulsa Public Works 175 E 2nd St Tulsa OK 74103-3201 13