Water Management Monthly A Publication of th west Florida Water Management District Timely inf '.ion about our water resources -April 2000
Governing Board and Basin Board Members
Reappointed by Governor Bush
Governor Jeb Bush has reappointed one Governing Thomas M. D'Andrea, of Punta Gorda, is a retiree.
Board member and 13 Basin Board members for the District. He was originally appointed in July 1999. His term will
GOVERNING BOARD end March 1, 2003.
Brenda Menende, of Tampa, is the governmental affairs Gregory S. Reynolds, of Lake Placid, is a supervisor for
manager for Cargill Fertilizer, Inc. She was originally appointed Reynolds Fruit Co. He was originally appointed in July
in July of 1997. Her term will end March 1, 2004. Menendez 1999. His term will end March 1, 2003.
is vice-chair of the Governing Board and chair ex-officio of The Peace River Basin Board covers portions of Polk,
the Hillsborough River Basin Board. Hardee, Highlands, DeSoto, and Charlotte counties.
ALAFIA RIVER BASIN BOARD PINELLAS-ANCLOTE RIVER BASIN BOARD
Wayne L. Harris, of Ruskin, is a retired businessman. He Terry M. England, of Indian Rocks Beach, is secretary/
was originally appointed in August 1999. His term will end treasurer of England Brothers Construction Co., Inc. He
March 1, 2003. was originally appointed in August 1999. His term will
Janet D. Kovach, of Riverview, is an administrative end March 1, 2003.
assistant for CF Industries, Inc. She was originally appointed Rodney S. Fischer, of Palm Harbor, is executive director
in August of 1999. Her term will end March 1, 2003. of Contractors & Builders Association. He was originally
The Alafia River Basin Board covers southern appointed in August 1999. His term will end March 1, 2003.
Hillsborough County. The Pinellas-Anclote River Basin Board covers
COASTAL RIVERS BASIN BOARD portions of Pasco and Pinellas counties.
Martha S. Lambert, of Weeki Wachee, is an administrative WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER BASIN BOARD
S assistant for SunTrust Bank, Nature Coast. She was Robert B. Huss, of Dade City, is vice-president of Huss
originally appointed in June 1999. Her term will end March Drilling, Inc. He was originally appointed in July 1999.
1, 2003. His term will end March 1, 2003.
Weston L. Stow, of Crystal River, is retired from the The Withlacoochee River Basin Board covers
United States Navy. He was originally appointed in June portions of Pasco, Hernando, Citrus, Sumter, Marion,
a 1999. His term will end March 1, 2003. and Levy counties.
The Coastal Rivers Basin Board covers portions of Pasco, The District has eight regional Basin Boards that
Hernando, and Citrus counties. provide guidance for local programs that are specific to the
HILLSBOROUGH RIVER BASIN BOARD watershed basins they protect. The District's ninth basin,
Janet A. Jackson, of Lakeland, is a retiree. She was the Green Swamp, is administered by the Governing
originally appointed in July 1999. Her term will end Board due to its hydrologic significance. Basin Boards
March 1, 2003. work with local governments and other entities on water
Fred O. Johnson, of Plant City, is a restaurateur. He resources projects that have an impact in local
was originally appointed in July 1999. His term will end communities. Basin Boards often provide partial funding
March 1, 20for these projects in partnership with a local government
The Hillsborough River Basin Board covers portions of cooperator.
or local cooperator.
Hillsborough, Pasco, Polk, and Hernando counties. Basin Board members are unpaid citizen volunteers
NORTHWEST HILLSBOROUGH BASIN BOARD appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate.
*A. Gray Mullins, of Odessa, is a professor at the University They serve three-year staggered terms. Each of the Basin
of South Florida. He was originally appointed in August
SSwas oin August Boards includes one person from each county within the \
1999. His term will end March 1, 2003.
9. s r w i ed M rch 1 2 basin, and there must be at least three members on each
The Northwest Hillsborough Basin Board covers northwest at least e te 1
board. Each Basin Board has at least one of the 11
PE E RI A SN B. members of the District's Governing Board that serves as
PEACE RIVER BASIN BOARD
PEACE RIE BAIN O D the Board's chair ex-officio.
Donald H. Ross, of Murdock, is president of Florida Boa n e \a c .
(Note: Brenda Menendez has recently accepted a position
Environmental, Inc. He was originally appointed in February .
2000. His term will end March 1, 2003. with the Florida Department of Communitv Affairs. She will
be leaving her position on the Governing Board in April.)
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