Contact Us




General Line: (619) 670-2222                      

Water Emergencies (24 hours): (619) 670-2207


General Manager

General Manager

General Manager
Jose Martinez

District Secretary
Tita Ramos-Krogman

Communications Officer
Tenille Otero

Administration Services

Administrative Department

Chief, Administrative Services 
Adolfo Segura

Human Resources Manager
Suzanne Lawson

Purchasing and Facilities Manager
Kent Payne

Information Technology Manager
Mike Kerr

Geographic Information Systems Manager
Ming Zhao

Safety & Security
Emilyn Zuniga

Confidential Executive Assistant
Jenny Diaz


Finance Department

Chief Financial Officer
Joe Beachem

Assistant Chief, Finance
Kevin Koeppen

Treasury & Accounting Services Finance Manager
Eid Fakhouri

Customer Service Manager
Andrea Carey

Meter Services Supervisor
Jon Chambers

Customer Service Supervisor
Cathy Barnhill

Executive Assistant
Felicia Montano

Department Assistant
Hannah Tamjidi


Engineering Department

Chief, Engineering
Michael J. Long, P.E., QSP

Planning, Design, Environmental, and Water Resources
Engineering Manager
Bob Kennedy, P.E.
Beth Gentry, P.E.

Public Services/Field Services
Engineering Manager
Kevin Cameron, P.E.

Inspection, Survey, and Recycled Water Systems
Field Services Manager
Brandon DiPietro

Supervising Land Surveyor
Michael O’Donnell, P.L.S.

Executive Assistant
Jolene Fielding

Department Assistant
Mary Lee Wanamaker


Operations Department

Chief, Water Operations
Andrew Jackson

Systems Operation Manager
Jake Vaclavek

Utility Services Manager
Charles Mederos

Utility Maintenance Supervisor
Hector Licon

Fleet/Equipment Shop Supervisor
Doug Rahders

SCADA/Pump/Electrical Supervisor
Juan Tamayo

Reclamation Plant Supervisor
Damon Newman

Water Systems Supervisor
Marciano Santos

Executive Assistant
Sonia Gomez

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