The Interested Parties participate in the Advisory Committee of the Upper Kings Basin Integrated Regional Water Management Authority along with the Voting Members. The representatives and alternates are appointed by each party’s governing board.

Interested Party Representative
Armona Comm. Services District Vacant
Bakman Water Company Tim Bakman
Alternate: Steven Pickens
Alternate: Shay Bakman
Alternate: Sean Ray
Biola Comm. Services District Dwight Miller
Alternate: Eduardo Antunez
California Native Plant Society,
Sequoia Chapter
Warren Shaw
Alternate: Vacant
California State University Fresno Sarge Green
Alternate: Robert Boyd
City of Kingsburg Phil Desatoff
Alternate: Vacant
City of Orange Cove Samuel A. Escobar
Alternate: Gary Horn
City of San Joaquin Chad McMullen
Alternate: Amarpreet Dhaliwal
Community Water Center Vacant
Alternate: Susana De Anda
Alternate: Ryan Jensen
County of Kings Dennis Mills
Alternate: Mark Gilkey
Crescent Canal Company Representative: Vacant
Alternate: Vacant
Cutler Public Utilities District Dionicio Rodriguez, Jr.
Alternate: Robert Rodriguez
East Orosi Comm. Services Dist. Ana DeSantiago
Alternate: Lucy Rodriguez
Easton Comm. Services Dist. Sue Ruiz
Alternate: Josh Gardner
El Rio Reyes Conservation Trust David Cehrs
Hardwick Water Company Vacant
Alternate: Efrain Casas
James Irrigation District Manny Amorelli
Alternate: Robert Motte
Kings River Conservancy Hank Urbach
Alternate: Jim Van Haun
Kings River Water Association Steve Haugen
Alternate: Vacant
Laguna Irrigation District Frank Zonneveld
Alternate: Scott Sills
Lanare Community Services District Felipe Labrado
Alternate: Sue Ruiz
Laton Community Service District Representative: Vacant
Alternate: Vacant
Liberty Canal Company John Coelho
Alternate: Robert Nielsen
Liberty Water District Robert Nielsen
Alternate: Kevin Johansen
London Community Services Dist. Dorothy Keltner
Alternate: Carolyn Thomas
Alternate: Jim Wegley
Malaga County Water District Charles Garabedian, Jr.
Alternate: Jim Andersen
Alternate: Sal Cerrillo
McMullin Area Groundwater Sustainability Agency Matt Hurley
Alternate: Vacant
Mid-Valley Water District Jeevan Singh
Alternate: Randy Hopkins
North Fork Kings Groundwater Sustainability Agency Mark McKean
Alternate: Buddy Mendes
Alternate: Scott Sills
Orosi Public Utilities District Ronnie Castillo
Alternate: Raul Mariscal
Pinedale County Water District Jason Franklin
Alternate: Mark Gutierrez
Reclamation District No. 1606 Wm. Cory Carvalho
Alternate: Manny Amorelli
Reed Ditch Company Representative: Vacant
Alternate: Vacant
Riverdale Irrigation District Leonard Acquistapace
Alternate: Dean Jensen
Riverdale Public Util. Dist. James O. Petty Jr.
Alternate: Vacant
Sanger Environmental Fund Ed Cuadros
Alternate: Bernie Reed
Self-Help Enterprises Sonia Sanchez
Alternate: Eva Dominguez
Sierra Club, Tehipite Chapter Vacant
Alternate: Vacant
Sierra Resource Conser. Dist. Steve Haze
Alternate: Terry Sandridge
Sultana Community Services Dist. Michael Prado Sr.
Alternate: Vacant
Terranova Ranch, Inc. Don Cameron
Alternate: Troy Lyles
Tulare Basin Watershed Partnership Carole Combs
Alternate: Robert Hansen
Alternate: Dezaraye Bagalayos
U.C. Coop. Extension – Fresno Dan Munk
Alternate: Vacant
XIO, Inc. John Peairs
Alternate: Mike Motely