TWCA Annual Convention

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Annal Conference on March 1-3, 2017 at the Austin Sheraton at the Capitol. We had a great turnout and the program covered several interesting topics. Thank you to all our speakers. Keynote speakers included: 

  • Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush
  • Senate Ag, Water & Rural Affairs Chairman Charles Perry
  • House Natural Resource Committee Chairman Lyle Larson
  • Charles Brittingham, the former Majority Senior Water Resources Policy Adviser for the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works


CLE Credits are available for the following sessions:

COURSE TITLE: TWCA 73rd Annual Convention
COURSE DATE(S): 03/01/2017 TO 03/03/2017

COURSE NO: 901375864


1 Hour - 
Brazos River Authority System Operations Permit", Trey Nesloney,Booth, Ahrens & Werkenthin, PC, Emily Rogers, Bickerstaff Heath Delgado Acosta LLP, and Paulina Williams, Baker Botts LLP

.5 hour - 
"Water/Wastewater Enforcement in the New EPA"Nathan Vassar, Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.

.5 hour - "
Environmental Flows Update",Tony Smith, Carollo Engineers, Inc.

.5 hour - 
"U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Update",Mark Mazzanti, Director of Programs for the Southwestern Division (Presented on behalf of the Drainage Panel)

.5 hour - 
Water Supply and Quality Crossings: Recent Developments"Paulina Williams, Baker Botts LLP

.5 hour - 
"Revised Total Coliform Rule", Charlie Maddox, Austin Water

.5 hour - 
"Legislative Update"Dr. Robert J. Brandes, Consultant, Lyn Clancy,Lower Colorado River Authority, Brian Sledge, Sledge Law & Public Strategies, and Hope Wells, San Antonio Water System

Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors!

For sponsoring the Conference Breakfast

For sponsoring the Thursday Reception and Awards Dinner

For sponsoring the TWCA/NWRA Luncheon

For sponsoring the Ice Cream Treats Break

For sponsoring the Coffee breaks

For sponsoring the Lanyards

For sponsoring the Name Badges


Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C. 
Tarrant Regional Water District 
Trinity River Authority of Texas 
North Harris County Regional Water Authority
HDR Engineering, Inc.
North Texas Municipal Water District


Ron Lewis & Associates
CDM Smith
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Jefferson County Drainage District No. 7


Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. 
Carollo Engineers, Inc. 
Robert J. Brandes Consulting
LBG-Guyton Associates
Tetra Tech, Inc.
NewGen Strategies and Solutions, LLC
San Jacinto River Authority
Alan Plummer Associates, Inc.
Sabine River Authority of Texas


Beal Consulting
Parsons Water & Infrastructure Inc.
Black & Veatch
Fritz, Byrne, Head & Gilstrap, PLLC
SledgeLaw Group, PLLC
Law Offices of Glenn Jarvis