Water Leaders Program
2013 Water Leaders Class
Heather Beasley -- Town of Castle Rock
Drew Beckwith -- Western Resource Advocates
Jenny Bishop -- Colorado Springs Utilities
Sean Chambers -- Cherokee Metro District
Kelly Close -- Leonard Rice Engineers, Inc.
Brian Epstein -- Colorado Water Conservation Board
NathanFey -- American Whitewater
David Graf -- Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Katie Knoll -- Denver Water
Brian Murphy -- CDM Smith
Sarah Parmar -- Colorado Open Lands
Kim Raby -- Formation Environmental
Travis Robinson -- Sanchez Ditch & Reservoir Company
Zachary Smith -- Colorado Water Trust
Dana Strongin -- Northern Water
What should you expect from CFWE's Water Leaders program? The program's goal is to positively impact the Colorado water profession by developing a pipeline of emerging water leaders across various fields with the knowledge and skills to navigate the complex world of Colorado water. Participants receive extensive training in skills related to navigating conflict and diversity, leading self and others, and effective problem-solving. You will leave the program with a better understanding of your strengths and how to utilitze them, your challenges and how to work on them, skills to enhance your staff and team management work, and a network of peers to further your career growth. Classes include:
- Leadership training sessions
- Extensive and relevant assessments
- Individual and/or group executive coaching sessions
Water Resources Education
- Application of leadership training to Colorado water resource issues
- Shadowing opportunities with prominent water professionals
- Networking with colleagues statewide
Support for the Colorado Foundation for Water Education is tax-deductible and provides numerous benefits, including discounts on publications and event registrations. Your membership supports development of new publications, outreach efforts across the state, and critical operational needs.
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