Amador Water Agency

Board Committees

AWA Directors each work along with Agency staff on several Standing and Ad Hoc Committees to focus on the business of running the Water Agency and special projects. Directors also serve as members or attend meetings of related regional agencies.

Committee meetings are open to all members of the public. Meeting notices and agendas for Standing Committee meetings are published in advance – on this website (below) and by email on request. To be added to the AWA email list for meeting notices, please contact


Chairman: Paul Molinelli, Jr.
Board: Susan Peters
Alternate: Ken Deaver


Chairman: Rich Farrington
Board: Ken Deaver
Alternate: Paul Molinelli, Jr.


Chairman: Susan Peters
Board: Gary Thomas
Alternate: Rich Farrington


Chairman: Susan Peters
Board: Rich Farrington
Alternate: Ken Deaver


Chairman: Gary Thomas
Board: Paul Molinelli, Jr
Alternate: Susan Peters

Budget & Finance
3rd Thursday of the month

Planning Operations Engineering
3rd Thursday of the month

Safety & Personnel
4th Tuesday Quarterly

Outreach & Legislation
4th Tuesday of the month

Watershed & Regional Collaboration
4th Tuesday of the month

ACWA/JPIA Representative
Paul Molinelli, Jr

Larry McKenney

Calaveras Amador Mokelumne River Authority (CAMRA)
Paul Molinelli, Jr. and Ken Deaver
Larry McKenney (alt.)

Upper Mokelumne River Watershed Authority (UMRWA)
Rich Farrington and Ken Deaver (alt.)

Integrated Regional Water Management Plan (IRWMP)
Rich Farrington and Larry McKenney

Mokelumne River Association
All members may attend.

Mountain Counties Water Resources Association
Susan Peters; Rich Farrington, Legislative Cmte.
All members may attend.

Joint County/Agency Water
President and Vice President

City Council, Board of Supervisors and customer organization meetings
Attendance in accordance with Agency Policy No. 2050

Cosumnes River & Dry Creek Watershed Group
Randy Livingston

Amador Regional Sanitation Authority (ARSA)
Gary Thomas and Paul Molinelli, Jr.

Jackson Valley Irrigation District
Gary Thomas and Paul Molinelli, Jr

Amador Fire Safe Council
Susan Peters

Amador County Groundwater Management Agency
Gary Thomas and Paul Molinelli, Jr.
Rich Farrington (alt.)

PG&E Mokelumne ERC
Randy Livingston

Upcoming board meetings & events

Board meeting minutes & agendas

Chairman, Alt. & Members

Posted agendas