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John Donahue selected by the board of directors
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) announced that John Donahue, general manager for the North Park (Ill.) Public Water District and longtime AWWA volunteer, has been selected by the board of directors as its next president-elect.
Donahue begins his role as president-elect in June 2013, at the conclusion of AWWA’s Annual Conference and Exposition (ACE13) in Denver. He will serve his one-year presidential term beginning in June 2014.
An AWWA member since 1987 and active member of the Illinois Section, Donahue was honored in 2009 with the association’s Fuller Award. He has served on numerous committees at both the AWWA association and section levels, and he continues to hold water and wastewater operator licenses.
AWWA’s board also selected four vice presidents and one director-at-large during its Winter Board Meeting in Nashville, Tenn.
The new vice presidents include:
The new director-at-large is Martha Segal, assistant director for Metro Water Services in Nashville, Tenn. Segal is active in the Kentucky/Tennessee Section, where she has served as section chair, initiated a Section Customer Service Committee, chaired the Diversity Committee and served in many other capacities.