Navigating the Perfect Water Resources Storm – U of A – Feb 28
|Thursday, February 28, 2013|
|4:00 pm||to||5:00 pm|
at Integrated Learning Center, Room 140 (underground), 1500 E University Blvd, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ
Las Vegas – Navigating the Perfect Water Resources Storm
Speaker: Patricia Mulroy, General Manager, Southern Nevada Water Authority
What does a water manager do when the perfect storm strikes? Las Vegas, for decades the fastest-growing metropolitan area in the United States, serves as an excellent case study for those interested in navigating through extreme conditions.
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear a prominent leader in western water talk about the many challenges of sustaining our limited water supplies. Open to all.
Bio: Patricia Mulroy oversees the operations of the Southern Nevada Water Authority and the Las Vegas Valley Water District. Mulroy joined the LVVWD in 1985 and assumed the role of general manager in 1989. She was a principal architect of the SNWA, which has served as a model for other Western water agencies since its creation in 1991. Mulroy is President of the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies, and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Water Research Foundation and the National Water Resources Association. She is a member of the American Water Works Association.
Co-Sponsors: UA Water Sustainability Program, Water Resources Research Center, James E. Rogers College of Law
Contact: Jackie Moxley jmoxley(at)cals.arizona.edu
UA Water Sustainability Program – http://wsp.arizona.edu