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.

RESOURCES

Handout 1 
Handout 2

Jonathan Nelson – Powerpoint Presentation
Gita Kapahi – Powerpoint Presentation
Kristin Dobbin  – Powerpoint Presentation