Board of Governors

CMUA Board of Governors 2024 - 2025

The California Municipal Utilities Association Board of Governors comprises nineteen (19) Governors and nineteen (19) Governor Alternates.  The ten largest members (view list), as determined on July 1 of each fiscal year by dues paid, are entitled to ongoing representation on the Board.  Each year at the Annual Meeting, the ten members at large each designate one Governor and one Designated Alternate. The remaining nine elected Governors (a) shall be elected pursuant to Article 4, Section 4.2 of CMUA bylaws along with their respective Alternates; (b) shall serve staggered three-year terms; and (c) shall not serve more than two (2) consecutive terms (partial terms to fill a vacancy excepted), provided, however, that the President, Vice President, and Immediate Past President may be re-elected without regard to term limitation. The terms of office for these nine elected Governors and their respective Alternate shall commence at the time of their election or designation.  To download a PDF version of the current board roster, click here.
 

OFFICERS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
PRESIDENT
MICHELLE REIMERS
General Manager

Turlock Irrigation District
Alternate: Brad Koehn, Chief Operating Officer 
VICE PRESIDENT
CRAIG MILLER
General Manager

Western Water
Alternate: Tim Barr, Deputy General Manager                  
SECRETARY
PAUL COOK
General Manager
Irvine Ranch Water District
Alternate: Christine Compton, Deputy General Counsel      
TREASURER
RUSSELL MILLS
Director of Risk Management & Treasurer
SMUD

 
         
 
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
DAN BEANS
Electric Utility Director/Chief Executive Officer

City of Roseville Electric Utility

Alternate: Amber Blixt, Legislative & Regulatory Manager      
GENERAL COUNSEL
LAURA LEWIS

Chief Legal Counsel
SMUD
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
BARRY MOLINE

California Municipal Utilities Association






 

GOVERNORS AND DESIGNATED ALTERNATES

       
Janisse Quiñones, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Engineer
Los Angeles Department of Water & Power
Alternate: Paul Habib, Director of Legislative & Intergovernmental Affairs
       
         
David Reyes, Acting General Manager
Pasadena Water & Power
Alternate: Kelly Nguyen, Assistant General Manager
       
         
Tim Berringer, Electric Manager
City of Lompoc
Alternate: Kristin Worthley, Senior Administrative Analyst
       
         
Dennis Herrera, General Manager
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Alternate: Barbara Hale, Assistant GM - Power Enterprise
       
         
David Garcia, Interim General Manager
Riverside Public Utilities Department
Alternate: Vacant
       
         
Robert Grantham, General Manager
Rancho California Water District

Alternate: Vacant
       
         
Jimi Netniss, General Manager
Modesto Irrigation District
Alternate: Dana Ferreira, Regulatory Analyst
       
         
Randy Howard, General Manager*
Northern California Power Agency
Alternate: Jane Cirrincione, Asst. GM Legislative & Regulatory Affairs
       
         
Paul Lau, CEO and General Manager
SMUD
Alternate: Frankie McDermott, Chief Operating Officer
       
         
Dukku Lee, General Manager
Anaheim Public Utilities
Alternate: Janis Lehman, AGM Administration & Risk Services
       
         
Jamie Asbury, General Manager
Imperial Irrigation District
Alternate: Matthew H. Smelser, Manager, Energy Department
       
         
Tim Haines, Interim General Manager
Alameda Municipal Power
Alternate: Vacant
       
         
Joseph Lillio, Interim General Manager
Burbank Water & Power
Alternate: Richard Wilson, Assistant General Manager - Water
       
         
Manuel Pineda, Chief Electric Utility Officer
Silicon Valley Power/City of Santa Clara
Alternate: Alan Kurotori, Assistant Director of Electric Utility
       
         
Robby Hamlin, General Manager
Lassen Municipal Utility District
Alternate: Karen Rollings, Administrative Services Manager
       
         
Daniel Garcia, Executive Director
Southern California Public Power Authority
Alternate: Mario DeBernardo, Director of Government Affairs
       
         
*Indicates Ex Officio non-voting seat        
Page updated May 29, 2024        
         
If you would like to contact a CMUA board member, if you have questions about the CMUA Board of Governors or any information contained on this page, contact Christine Chapman, Director of Events & Membership, at cchapman@cmua.org or call (916) 326-5800.