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.

Mayor Carlat 2019

The Honorable Cathy Carlat


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.

Thompson Website

The Honorable Kevin Thompson

Lauren Kuby

The Honorable Lauren Kuby

Mayor Lane Website

The Honorable W.J. “Jim” Lane

20170629 SheriLauritanoOfficialHeadshot

The Honorable Sheri Lauritano

Lopez Website

The Honorable René Lopez

Curtis Neilson

The Honorable Curtis Nielson

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.


The Honorable Thelda Williams