Sep 22, 2016

Ron Calkins Assumes Presidency of APWA; New and Re-Elected Board Members Named


New APWA President Ron Calkins accepts the gavel from Past-President Brian Usher











 



The American Public Works Association (APWA) announces its new president Ron Calkins, PE, PWLF, retired Public Works Director for the City of Ventura, California.  Calkins joins a newly elected President-Elect, Bo Mills, PWLF, Director of Public Works for City of Germantown, Tennessee.

Calkins and Mills are joined on the Board of Directors by:
  • new Region III Director Keith Pugh, PE, PWLF, Director of Engineering Services at the City of High Point, North Carolina
  • new Region IV Director Doug Layton, PE, PWLF, retired Public Works Director for City of Atlantic Beach, Florida
  • new Director-at-Large of Leadership and Management, Stan Brown, PE, PWLF, City Manager of Oakwood, Georgia
  • five re-elected Board members
  • seven Board members continuing their terms
  • Past President Brian Usher, PWLF, Director of Public Works for City of Largo, Florida

Press Release announcing new APWA President
Press Release announcing 2016-2017 APWA Board of Directors

For more information visit www.apwa.net/who_we_are/Board.

For media queries, please contact Laura Bynum at 800-848-2792, extension 6736 or lbynum@apwa.net.