|Committee or Branch Name||Committee Position||Name||Committee Description|
When/Where Committee Meets
|AUCC||Committee Chair||Dennis Austemail@example.com|
The Arizona Utility Coordinating Committee (AUCC) serves its members by promoting professional excellence and public awareness through education, advocacy and the exchange of knowledge.
AZ811, 1405 W. Auto Drive, Tempe, AZ 85284
Committee Chair(Past President)
|Rob Kidderfirstname.lastname@example.org||At Chair’s discretion.||Rob Kidder|
|Awards Committee||Committee Co-Chair||Jeanne Saponemail@example.com|
APWA’s Awards Program was established to recognize outstanding individuals, groups, and chapters representing the best in the public works profession.
|At Chair’s discretion.||Donna Sullivan-Hancock|
|Committee Co-Chair||Ken Kawamotofirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Communications Committee||Committee Chair||Trace Bakeremail@example.com|
Enhance communication with Membership via monthly newsletter, Public Works Spotlight, and various social media.
2nd Tuesday of the month, 9:00am, conference call.
|Committee Co Chair|
|Conference Committee||Committee Co-Chair||Christy Siposfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Plans and manages the Chapter’s annual conference and is supported by several sub-committees
2nd Monday of the month, 11:30am at Stantec, 8221 S. 48th Street, Phoenix, AZ
|Committee Co-Chair||Scott Kirchhoferemail@example.com|
|Diversity and Inclusion Committee||Committee Co-Chair||Angel Cobb||Angel.firstname.lastname@example.org|
The Diversity Committee is charged with creating a greater awareness of the important role of Public Works in our communities through outreach to the students, field and operations personnel, and the four generations
First Tuesday of the month, 3:30 PM, Location TBD
|Programs Committee||Committee Chair||Kristina Lockeemail@example.com|
The mission of the APWA Programs Committee is to secure guest speakers or arrange project tours that enhance education for APWA members on the subject of economic stimulation and potential future development in Arizona. The Committee will establish regularly scheduled monthly meetings to continually improve on the process and strategize for future programs.
Second Thursday of each month, 10:00am, Olsson Associates, 72150 N. 16th Street, Suite 210, Phoenix, AZ
|Committee Co-Chair||Casey Ambrosefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Professional Development Committee||Committee Chair||Dick Yanoemail@example.com|
APWA offers education programs to a variety of topics related to public works.
Fourth Thursday of the month, 11:30 AM, Conference Call
|Professional Sub Committee / PWI||Sub Committee Chair||Wendy Springbornfirstname.lastname@example.org|
As part of the Education Committee, the Public Works Institute sub-committee manages the Arizona Public Works Institute in an effort to provide educational/training programs to Chapter members concentrating on management and leadership professional development.
|Events & Community Service||Committee Chair||Stew Walleremail@example.com|
Coordinates AZ Chapter activities, including networking mixers, community service events, and notification of same.
Second Friday of the month, 7:30 AM, Luci’s Healthy Marketplace, Phoenix, AZ
Committee Chair (Treasurer)
Provides overview of Chapter’s financials to maintain consistency with National APWA polices. Assists Chapter Administrator in preparation and submittal of Chapter’s Annual Budget and Semi-Annual Financial Reports to National APWA.
|At Chair’s Discretion||Sandy Niebel|
|Committee Vice Chair||Amanda McGennisfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Government Affairs / Advocacy Committee
|Committee Chair||Amanda McGennisemail@example.com|
This committee facilitates education and advocacy regarding government affairs impacting public works between its members and state and local government
Third Thursday of each month, Kiewit Western Co. Office, Tucson Room, 3888 E. Broadway Road, Phoenix, AZ at 8:00am – 9:00am.
|Committee Vice Chair|
|History Committee||Committee Chair||Bill Roberts||Bill.Roberts@ghd.com||Celebrating Arizona's public works history and Centennial.||David Fabiano|
Membership& Engagement Committee
|Committee Chair||Jennifer Bixby||Jennifer.Bixby@aecom.com|
The Membership Committee is responsible for recruiting potential and retaining existing APWA members. The committee coordinates the new member orientation, networking opportunities and outreach efforts to potential members.
|Committee Vice Chair||Sanja Grujakovicfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Committee Chair (Past-President)
|Rob Kidderemail@example.com||At Chair's discretion.||Rob Kidder|
|Past-President(s) Advisory Council||Committee Chair||Rob Kidderfirstname.lastname@example.org|
Opportunities for APWA AZ Chapter Past Presidents to remain engaged and serve the Chapter in areas of communication, advocacy, education, celebration and collaboration.
|At Chair’s discretion.||Rob Kidder|
|Young Professionals (YP) Committee||Committee Chair||Cory Steeleemail@example.com|
This committee assists Practicing Young Professionals (PYPs) in career development through mentoring with experienced members of the APWA community.
|At Chair's discretion.||Angel Cobb|
Committee Chair (President-Elect)
|Sponsorship Committee||Committee Chair||Sandy Niebelfirstname.lastname@example.org||Sandy Niebel|
|Sustainability Committee||Committee Chair||John Trujilloemail@example.com|
In order to confront the challenges of the 21st Century, public works professionals must have strong sustainability credentials and commitment so that they can continue to deliver infrastructure and services in an environmentally and socially responsible way that ensures the best economic choice in the long term.
|Committee Vice Chair||Vacant|
|Northern Branch||Chair||Norm Davis||NDavis@pvaz.net||Steve Orosz|
|Southern Branch||Chair||Rick Pargas||Ricardo.Pargas@hdrinc.com||Nancy Cole|