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

    Chris Petersen

    (Officer term expires 12/17;
    Board term expires 12/16)
    GEI Consultants
    2868 Prospect Park Dr., Ste. 400
    Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
    Tel: 916-631-4597
    Fax: 916-631-4501
    Send Email
  • Vice-President

    Steven Phillips

    (Officer term expires 12/17;
    Board term expires 12/16)
    U.S. Geological Survey
    6000 J Street, Placer Hall
    Sacramento, CA 95819
    Tel: 916-278-3002
    Fax: 916-278-3013
    Send Email
  • Secretary

    Lisa O'Boyle

    (term expires 12/17)
    Geosyntec Consultants
    1111 Broadway, 6th Floor
    Oakland, CA 94607
    Tel: 510-285-2788
    Send Email
  • Officer in Charge of Special Projects

    Adam Hutchinson

    (term expires 12/18)
    Orange County Water District
    18700 Ward Street
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    Tel: 714-313-3898
    Fax: 714-378-3370
    Send Email
  • Immediate Past President

    Ted Johnson

    (Officer term expires 12/16;
    Board term expires 12/17)
    Water Replenishment Dist. of Southern California
    4040 Paramount Blvd.
    Lakewood, CA 90712
    Tel: 562-275-4240
    Fax: 562-275-4240
    Send Email
  • Treasurer

    R.T. Van Valer*

    (Officer term expires 12/16)
    Roscoe Moss Company
    4360 Worth Street
    Los Angeles, CA 90063
    Tel: 323-263-4111
    Fax: 323-263-4497
    Send Email
    *Not a Director
  • Administrative Director

    Sarah Kline

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