The SWWA is an organization made up of persons involved in the operation, maintenance and trouble shooting of water and wastewater systems and there components. Types of members range from the village foreman, to the town public works employee, to the full-time water or wastewater operator and manager. The SWWA includes various technical staff and suppliers who are interested in efficient operation of our water and wastewater systems.
The operator training, specialty seminars, and the annual conference and tradeshow key in on water and wastewater related topics and problems experienced by everyone at some time. Members are offered reduced costs on all SWWA events.
2017-2018 SWWA Executive Board
SWWA President – Tim Cox
City of Swift Current
SWWA Past President – Kelly Kish (term ends 2017)
Town of Kipling
SWWA Vice President -Rynette Moore-Guillaume – SaskWater
Vice President – N/A
Treasurer – Karlis Van Caeseele (term ends 2018)
Secretary – Cory McMahon (term ends 2017)
Susan Dobrowney (term ends 2017)
City of Saskatoon
Blaine Crowley (term ends 2018)
Town of Nipawin
Luke Lockhart (term ends 2017)
Town of Outlook
For those wishing to view the SWWA Year End Financial Report prior to the annual conference in November – please contact the office for a copy.
SWWA Supplier Board Representatives
The SWWA Board has two supplier reps assigned to the board each year. The position runs for a two year term. Supplier reps for the board assist with the following: Annual Golf Tournament and the procurement of sponsorship for the event and any prizes donated by others in the industry, the Watering Hole at the Annual Tradeshow and feedback from a suppliers prospective on items such as tradeshow floorplans.
SWWA Supplier Rep Benefits include: Free Website Advertisement under the ‘Supplier’ tab, Free Pipeline Business Card Advertisement, as well as Reduced Cost on Additional Pipeline Advertisement, and Free Signage at Selected Hole during SWWA Golf Tournament.
If you are interested in becoming a supplier representative for the SWWA board please contact one of the supplier reps listed below or the SWWA office. The SWWA is currently seeking two reps to fill this position for the 2017-2019 term.
Lisa Van Elsakker
Organizations in the Water Industry
The SaskH20 website is dedicated to water information, water services, information on drinking water, landfills, links to other government resources and a section for operators to view listings of operators, renewal forms for certification and a listing of operators.
Give Water Give Life
WaterAid is a leading Canadian water charity dedicated to fighting global poverty by helping the worldès poorest people get access to clean water, basic sanitation and hygiene education. Our vision is simple Clean Water for All. WaterAid is the Canadian member of global NGO federation WaterAid.
Other Water Resources
- MWWA – Manitoba Water & Wastewater Association
- AWWOA – Alberta Water & Wastewater Operators Association
- WCW SPC – Western Canada Water, Saskatchewan Provincial Council
- WCWWA – Western Canada Water & Wastewater Association
- MSSA – Municipal Service & Suppliers Association
- CWWA – Canadian Water & wastewater Operators Association