Membership Engagement & Development Committee

Welcome to the OWWA Membership, Engagement & Development Committee page

Our goal is to promote the value of membership in AWWA/OWWA, leading to continued Section growth.

What We Do


  • Recruit new members for all membership classes
  • Work to retain current members
  • Work with AWWA on membership development programs

Our Activities

We are a project-oriented Committee doing these and other activities:

  • Membership booth/display at the OWWA annual conference and regional conferences
  • Continued programs of membership awareness
    • Promotional draws
    • Developing new member target lists
    • Share resources with other committees
  • Participate in AWWA’s membership drives
  • Develop cost effective ways to serve OWWA members
  • Ensure membership programs tie into the Strategic Plan

Who We Are

Committee Chair  Chris Edwards
Vice Chair  Vacant
Liaison Director  Nathaniel Andres

Member List

Member Employer
Nathaniel Andres Durham Region
Peter Vermes STRAUB
Christopher Edwards Forterra
Tom Woodcock R.V. Anderson
Jane Bonsteel
Victoria Zhao
Sam Buch OWWA

Our Meetings

We meet three or four times per year, usually in-person meetings at the OWWA boardroom and by conference call, if necessary.

The Membership committee strives to have all membership classes represented on the committee.

For More Information

If you would like more information or would like to join our committee, please contact us.

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