Integrated Regional Water Management Summit

Wed, May 5th 2021, 8:30am - 12:00pm
Online Zoom Meeting

Schedule of Events

  • 8:30 AM – Welcome Address
    • Invited: Wade Crowfoot, California Secretary Natural Resources
  • 8:45 AM – Legislative Opportunities – California Overview: Senator John Laird
  • 9:15 AM – Panel #1 – State and Federal Agency Perspectives and Opportunities
    • Panelists: Max Gomberg, SWRCB; Carmel Kinsella Brown, DWR; and
      Helene Schneider, USICH – (US Interagency Council on Homelessness)
  • 9:50 AM – Panel #2 –How Local Jurisdictions Are Providing Leadership On the Front Lines
    • Panelists: Donna Meyers, Mayor, City of Santa Cruz; Paula Perotte, Mayor,
      City of Goleta, Dawn Ortiz-Legg, 3rd District Supervisor, SLO County
  • 10:25 AM – Panel #3 – Community Impact – Under Served Communities
    • Panelists: John Moreno-Ramirez, City of Watsonville Field Services Supervisor;
    • Paz Padilla, Community Action Board, Housing Prevention & Intervention Services Director;
    • Jen Codianne, Acting Deputy, Watershed Operations & Maintenance, Santa Clara Valley Water;
    • Tara Carruth, Program Manager, Ventura County Continuum of Care
  • 11:00 AM – Panel #4 – Water Quality and Watershed Health
    • Panelists: Emily Koval, Program Supervisor, City Net;
    • Christopher Clark, Code Enforcement Officer, City of Santa Barbara, Parks & Recreation;
    • Rosemary Menard, City of Santa Cruz Water Director
  • 11:35 AM – Funding Overview – Successes and Opportunities
  • 11:50 AM – Next Steps and Wrap Up

Registration Information: TBA

Email jgray@dudek.com with questions.