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November 6, 2018 — California General Election
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Board Member — Mid-Peninsula Water District

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  1. Find efficiencies to keep rates competitive
  2. Update our infrastruture
  3. Plan for aging workforce
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Dave Warden

Owner, Medical Software engineering...
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  3. Enhancing long-term water conservation efforts through...
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Brian Schmidt

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  1. Conservation - "Drought is coming" so let's get ready...
  2. Savings - Begin a cautious-but-open investigatoin...
  3. Use my experience - supplying water to two million...
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Find efficiencies to keep rates competitive
  • Update our infrastruture
  • Plan for aging workforce

Experience

Experience

Profession:Incumbent
Director, Mid-Peninsula Water District — Elected position (2009–current)

Education

UC Berkeley BS, Mechanical Engineering (current)

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Email astuebing@midpeninsulawater.org
Board President / Engineer
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensuring the continuous distribution of clean, safe and high quality water to our community
  • Providing excellent customer service to our ratepayers and businesses while minimizing future rate increases
  • Enhancing long-term water conservation efforts through the use of rebates and new water-saving incentive programs

Experience

Experience

Profession:Owner, Medical Software engineering business

Biography

I'm honored to have served our community for over twenty years: Belmont City Council, three terms as Belmont Mayor, Planning Commissioner, Parks and Recreation Commissioner, and Chamber of Commerce Board Member.  I’m a Belmont native and small business owner, with a U.C. Berkeley engineering degree.  I have served on the Water District Board since 2013 and currently serve as Board President.  I also taught Math at Ralston Middle school for two years.

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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Conservation - "Drought is coming" so let's get ready for the next drought with increased conservation before it arrives.
  • Savings - Begin a cautious-but-open investigatoin of consolidation with other local governments to reduce overhead expenses
  • Use my experience - supplying water to two million people as Vice Chair of the Santa Clara Valley Water District - to help guide the decisions of Mid-Peninsula Water District on an ongoing basis.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Enviornmental and Water Resources Attorney
Vice Chair and Director, District 7, Santa Clara Valley Water District — Elected position (2010–2014)

Education

Stanford University Law School Juris Doctor (JD), Environmental Law, Water Law and Administrative Law (current)
Georgetown University Bachelor's Degree, Government, Economics and Philosophy (current)

Biography

 

Brian Schimdt is an environmental and water resources attorney. 

Brian is a Program Director at Greenbelt Alliance where he leads Greenbelt Alliance’s Natural Landscapes and Farms & Ranches Forever initiatives. He guides team development of policy and advocacy to protect our region’s 3.6 million-acre greenbelt of natural and agricultural landscapes.

Prior to joining Greenbelt Alliance, Brian ran an environmental consulting practice and was elected to public office as a Director and Vice Chair of the Santa Clara Valley Water District. An environmental lawyer, Brian’s background include work for Committee for Green Foothills, Earthjustice, and the Natural Resources Defense Council, all in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Brian is a graduate of Stanford Law School and takes every opportunity he can to enjoy the outdoors.

 

 

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Kirk R. Wheeler

Water Resources Engineer
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