Welcome: Victor Griego, WELL Board Member
Human Right to Water Framework: Susana De Anda, WELL Board Member
Overview on SWB Guidelines on the Human Right to Water and the Affordable, Safe Drinking Water Initiative: Gita Kapahi, Director of Public Participation, CA State Water Resources Control Board.
Unmet Funding Needs for Safe and Affordable Drinking Water and Potential Solutions: Jonathan Nelson
Overview of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act: Kristin Dobbin, Regional Water Management Coordinator, Community Water Center.
Panel Discussion on Challenges and Opportunities for Rural and Urban Communities in Groundwater Management Moderated by Kristin Dobbin.
Panelists: Tulare City Council Member Jose Sigala, Member of the Deer Creek Storm Water District Board and the Tri-County Water Authority Board Kayode Kadara, Water Operator for several water systems in Tulare County Ralph Gutierrez, and Mayor of the City of Huron Rey Leon.