Executive (Standing)

Responsibilities: On behalf of the Board of Directors, provide general governance and management of the GRA business affairs, including providing recommendations and direction to the Board of Directors, develop the agenda and program for the annual retreat, oversee the strategic planning and development processes, and develop and monitor the Governance Binder/Bylaws.

Executive Officers

  • President

    Steven Phillips

    U.S. Geological Survey
    6000 J Street, Placer Hall
    Sacramento, CA 95819
    Tel: 916-278-3002
    Fax: 916-278-3013
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  •  Vice-President

    Adam Hutchinson
    Orange County Water District

    18700 Ward Street
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    Tel: 714-313-3898
    Fax: 714-378-3370
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  • Secretary

    Abigail Madrone

    West Yost Associates
    2020 Research Park Drive, Suite 100
    Davis, CA 95618
    Tel: 530.756.5905
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  • Officer in Charge of Special Projects

    Murray Einarson

    Haley & Aldrich, Inc.
    1956 Webster Street, Suite 300
    Oakland, CA 94612-2930
    Tel: 510-879-4546
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  • Immediate Past President

    Chris Petersen

    GEI Consultants
    2868 Prospect Park Dr., Ste. 400
    Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
    Tel: 916-631-4597
    Fax: 916-631-4501
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  • Treasurer

    R.T. Van Valer

    Roscoe Moss Company
    4360 Worth Street
    Los Angeles, CA 90063
    Tel: 323-263-4111
    Fax: 323-263-4497
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  • Administrative Director

    Sarah Erck

    Groundwater Resources Association of California
    700 R Street, Suite 200
    Sacramento, CA 95811
    Tel: 916-446-3626
    Fax: 916-231-2141
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