Deb Agarwal

April 20th, 2021

Dr. Agarwal’s work focuses on development of tools to improve data usability, accessibility, and sharing in the eco-sciences. She leads several teams developing advanced cyber infrastructure to support collaborative data analysis and stewardship. Read more

Mike Antos

April 20th, 2021

Mike is a Senior Integrated Water Management Specialist at Stantec Consulting, a visiting scholar in Anthropology at University of California, Irvine, and a fellow of the Robert & Patricia Switzer Foundation. He brings eighteen years of watershed management experience to interagency and interdisciplinary planning, research, and implementation efforts, focusing on facilitation and meaningful involvement of […] Read more

Drew Atwater

April 20th, 2021

Drew Atwater is the Deputy General Manager at Moulton Niguel Water District. Drew has over ten years’ experience managing finance, water efficiency, and water resource planning functions in the water sector. Read more

Christina Babbitt

April 20th, 2021

Christina Babbitt manages the California Groundwater Program at Environmental Defense Fund, where she is working to advance water trading policy in California and scale replicable groundwater sustainability projects across California’s Central Valley. In these efforts, Christina focuses on building partnerships among NGOs, agencies, water districts, and agricultural partners in ways that enhance collective impact. Read more

Joy Bonaguro

April 20th, 2021

Joy Bonaguro has spent her career working at the nexus of data, technology, design and policy. Joy was recently appointed as Chief Data Officer of the State of California with an overarching goal to improve government use of data. Read more

Martha Davis

April 20th, 2021

Martha Davis retired in late 2017 from her position as Assistant General Manager/Executive Manager for Policy Development at the Inland Empire Utilities Agency (IEUA), a municipal water water district serving 850,000 people in western San Bernardino County. During her 17 year tenure, Ms. Davis led many of the Agency’s award-winning planning and green programs including […] Read more

E. Joaquin Esquivel

April 20th, 2021

E. Joaquin Esquivel was appointed to the State Water Resources Control Board by Governor Jerry Brown in March 2017 and designated by Governor Gavin Newsom as Chair in February 2019. Read more

David Harris

April 20th, 2021

David Harris serves as the Enterprise Chief Data Officer for the California Natural Resources Agency where he supports cross-departmental teams in the development of data management and decision support systems.  As part of these duties he’s provided consultation and systems development services to the team implementing the Open and Transparent Water Data Act, AB1755.   David […] Read more

Nick Martorano

April 20th, 2021

Nick Martorano has worked at the State Water Resources Control Board for over thirteen years. Nick is an environmental program manager within the Office of Information, Management, and Analysis as the Director of the California Water Quality Monitoring Council (Council). Read more

Christina McCready

April 20th, 2021

Christina McCready is a Principal Engineer with the California Department of Water Resources (DWR), where she manages the Technical Support and Integrated Data Branch of the Division of Planning. She believes that making water and ecological data accessible on a statewide integrated data platform will benefit the state’s people by providing water management decision-makers and […] Read more