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.

Thelda Williams

The Honorable Thelda Williams

Cathy Carlat

The Honorable Cathy Carlat

Jim Lane

The Honorable W.J. “Jim” Lane

Eddie Cook

The Honorable Eddie Cook

Pat Dennis

The Honorable Pat Dennis


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.

Lauren Kuby

The Honorable Lauren Kuby

Rene Lopez

The Honorable René Lopez

Joanne Osborne

The Honorable Joanne Osborne

Kevin Thompson

The Honorable Kevin Thompson


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

Bart Turner

The Honorable Bart Turner