Podcast

Communication’s Role in Being THE World-Class Utility with Carla Reid, GM & CEO at WSSC

  Carla Reid serves as General Manager and Chief Executive Officer (GM/CEO) at WSSC (Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission). She is the first woman to serve in this capacity. Reid is a civil engineer and senior executive with more than 30 years of business and leadership experience in the public sector.  As GM/CEO, Reid leads the 101-year-strong…

62: The NACWA Mashup: Talking Comms with some NACWA Super Stars

We had the honor of being the luncheon keynote at NACWA’s StratComm conference in June 2019, and while we were there, got to interview some of their amazing board members and committee members. Top Takeaways Lisa Van Riper brings her private sector marketing experience to the water table, stressing the importance of branding our “national…

61: Making Water the Catalyst for Community Transformation with George Hawkins

George Hawkins is the President and Founder of Moonshot Missions, a non-profit enterprise that offers communities and utilities a choice: 1) to undertake an assessment to identify opportunities for improvements, or 2) to select from a list of model projects that have been field-tested in other communities. George Hawkins is the Harvard educated Founder of Moonshot LLC…

60: The Water Nerd’s Guide to Creating a Culture of Communication with Dr. Jacque Lambiase and Dr. Laura Bright

Dr. Jacque Lambiase and Dr. Laura Bright are professors in the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at TCU. Together they direct the Certified Public Communicator Program at TCU, now in its seventh year. Since 2010, Jacque has consulted with or spoken to groups about earning their share of discussion in social media and public relations…