AMWUA is a nonprofit corporation governed by a Board of Directors comprising mayors and council members representing its member cities and town. The Board of Directors is the policy setting body for AMWUA and they champion shared, long-term vision, planning, and policy for water management that ensure the ongoing prosperity of their communities and economies at a regional level.

Jim Lane

The Honorable W.J. “Jim” Lane

Eddie Cook

The Honorable Eddie Cook

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The Honorable Cathy Carlat

Pat Dennis

The Honorable Pat Dennis

Lauren Kuby

The Honorable Lauren Kuby


The year that Mayor Milton Graham of Phoenix, Mayor J.J. Taylor of Mesa, and Mayor Bud Tims of Scottsdale formed AMWUA to coordinate on water-related issues and planning.

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The Honorable Sheri Lauritano

Rene Lopez

The Honorable René Lopez

Kevin Thompson

The Honorable Kevin Thompson

Bart Turner

The Honorable Bart Turner


The number of municipalities that meet the requirements to be AMWUA members. Membership is limited by AMWUA's bylaws.

Thelda Williams

The Honorable Thelda Williams