TWCA Mid-Year Conference

Thank you to all who attended, sponsored, and presented at TWCA's 2018 Mid-Year Conference at La Toretta Lake Resort & Spa in Montgomery, Texas, June 13-15!

Final Program
Speaker Presentations

Attorney CLE Credits

The program has been approved for 5.0 hours of CLE credits, including 1.0 hours of ethics credits. The course number is 174019573. Note that you cannot claim more than 4.0 hours of credits, as two of the approved courses occurred at the same time during breakout sessions. The approved courses include:

  • Disaster and Flood Response in the Houston Area (1 hour): 
  • Post Oak Savannah GCD Aquifer Conservancy Program (.5 hours)
  • Win: Win Legislative Proposal for Floatable Litter Prevention and Funding Mechanism for Flood Mitigation and Infrastructure (.5 hours)
  • Case Law Update (.5 hours)
  • Brooke Paup, Director, Texas Water Development Board (.5 hours)
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Future Role in Civil Works, (1 hour)
  • Between Flint and A Hard Place: Legal Ethics in Water Service (1 hour)

Service Project

This year's service project included a partnership with the San Jacinto River Authority to assist with their Stormwater Inlet Marking Program (SwIM). Groups of 2-4 were tasked with placing SJRA stormwater seals throughout designated neighborhoods. Teams placed over 180 markers and all had a great time!

Golf Tournament

First Place Golf Team: David Collinsworth, Bech Bruun, Dan Buhman and Jim Oliver.

Tied for First Place Golf Team: David Parkhill, Dean Robbins, Jace Houston, Ronnie Anderson and Mitchell Page. 

Second Place Golf Team: Scott Hall, David Montagne, Doug Anders, Glenn Martin and Walt Sears. 

Closest to the pin: Bech Bruun
Longest drive: Bobby Adams

Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors!

For sponsoring the Thursday Reception

For sponsoring the Wednesday Membership and Services Reception

For sponsoring the Ice Cream Treats Break

For sponsoring the Coffee Breaks

For sponsoring the Lanyards

For sponsoring the Name Badges

For sponsoring the golf ball for the golf tournament

Bickerstaff Heath Delgado Acosta LLP
HALFF Associates, Inc.
LJA Engineering
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
North Harris County Regional Water Authority
North Texas Municipal Water District
Sabine River Authority of Texas
San Antonio Water System
Tarrant Regional Water District
Trinity River Authority

BGE, Brown & Gay Engineers
HDR Engineering, Inc.
NewGen Strategies & Solutions, LLC
San Jacinto River Authority

Alan Plummer Associates, Inc.
Allen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP
Carollo Engineers, Inc.
Freese and Nichols, Inc.
Gulf Coast Authority
Hilltop Securities
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Robert J. Brandes Consulting
Ron Lewis & Associates
RPS Group 

Clearwater UWCD
Law Offices of Glenn Jarvis
LRE Water, LLC
NorrisLeal, PLLC