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The Utility Management Workshop series will be held from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm on the following dates:  

  • Wednesday, April 28th - Keys to a Successful Asset Management Program
  • Wednesday, May 12th - Controversial Statements: How Will Our Utility Managers Respond?
  • Wednesday, May 26th - What Will Your Future Look Like? How to Ensure a Successful Workforce for Tomorrow
Water and wastewater utility managers and leaders
$40 per session / $100 for the series (member)
$50 per session / $125 for the series (non-member)
Each session is available for 2 CEC's for Professional Engineers

April 28, 2021
11am – 1pm
Keys to a Successful Asset Management Program
Prabhu Chandrasekeran, Stantec; Alton Echols, Loudoun Water; Nina Andgren, Upper Occoquan Service Authority; Anas Malkawi, HRSD
Please join us for this two-part session where we will first close the gap between Asset Management and Operations & Maintenance through the application of data analytics. A panel discussion, hosted by Ryan Nagel with Hazen & Sawyer, will follow with utility leaders providing an overview of the success factors of implementing an Asset Management Program at three Virginia utilities (HRSD, UOSA, and Loudoun Water). Each panelist will provide an overview of their utility’s Asset Management Program implementation lessons learned and we will wrap up with a Q&A session including all session participants.
May 12, 2021
11am – 1pm
Controversial Statements: How will our Utility Managers respond?
Calvin Farr, City of Richmond; Jackie Jarrell, Charlotte Water; Roddy Mowe, Loudoun Water; Karen Pallansch, AlexRenew
You are going to want to be present as our water industry leaders take on some of the biggest and most controversial statements facing the industry today. Shawn Heselton with HRSD hosts this panel discussion, guaranteed to be interesting and entertaining.
May 26, 2021  11am – 1pm
What will your future look like? How to ensure a successful workforce for tomorrow
Western Virginia Water Authority; Margie Hamner, Starfish Consulting; Mindy Gulati, Fundamental Advisory
Please join session host, Christene Mitchell with HRSD for a discussion on the challenges we face in today's workforce with training, succession planning, and diversity, equity and inclusion. We will examine how we can overcome these challenges to create a knowledgeable workforce empowered to realize success in tomorrow's utility.



Adrianna Dimperio
Geneva Hudgins