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12711 Ventura Blvd. Suite 280

Studio City, California 91604

United States

Company Description

The Southern California Water Committee (SCWC) - established in 1984 - is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public education partnership dedicated to informing Southern Californians about our water needs and our state's water resources. Though measured advocacy, S ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chief Executive Officer and General Manager

Inland Empire Utilities Agency



Water Resources Consultant

NASA/Caltech Jet Propulsion Laboratory

General Manager

West Basin

General Manager of West Basin Municipal Water District, General Manager of Central Basin Municipal Water District and Manager of the Water Resources Division

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Assistant To the Commissioner

Bureau of Reclamation


Board Member

Board Member

Board Member
Mono Lake Committee

National Research Council

Board Member

Member of Committee
National Academy of Sciences

Member of Committee

Member of Committee
On-Site Reuse of Graywater

Board Member
Foothill Municipal Water District

Board Member
Coachella Valley Water District

Board Member
Crescenta Valley Water District

Board Member
Western Urban Water Coalition

Board Member
Urban Water Institute Inc

Board Member
Association of California Water Agencies


bachelor's degree

geology and environmental science

Stanford University

master's degree

urban and regional planning

University of Southern California

Web References (177 Total References)

Southern California Water Dialogue Program: About Us [cached]

Richard Atwater Atwater Consulting Group

Board Bios Home [cached]

Richard Atwater

Richard Atwater
Atwater currently serves as Foothill's board chairman.  He previously served on the board of the Crescenta Valley Water District.
Prior to joining the SCWC in 2010, Atwater was chief executive officer and general manager of the Inland Empire Utilities Agency for more than a decade and before that served as president of Bookman-Edmonston Engineering, Inc., a water resource consulting firm.  From 1990 to 1996, he was general manager of West and Central Basin municipal water districts, which during that time operated under one administrative staff.  He previously managed Metropolitan's resources division for four years.
Atwater earned a bachelor's degree in geology and environmental science from Stanford University and a master's degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Southern California.

Rich Atwater, SCWC's Policy ... [cached]

Rich Atwater, SCWC's Policy Strategist and Past Executive Director, named a Water Deeply "Ten Experts to Watch on Urban Water Policy and Infrastructure"

Richard Atwater ..."Richard Atwater is the executive director of the Southern California Water Committee, a nonprofit working to develop consensus recommendations and public education on regional water issues. Atwater has had a long career in water management, including more than a decade as the general manager of the Inland Empire Utilities Agency. At Inland Empire, Atwater became known for innovative water recycling, renewable energy and biosolids composting projects. In 1994, Atwater received the Department of the Interior's Conservation Service Award, the highest citizen award for natural resources management."

Richard ... [cached]

Richard Atwater Executive Director

The Southern California Water Committee - Board of Trustees [cached]

Richard W. Atwater Executive Director

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