of the American Water Works Association Hawaii Section

Please visit the AWWA-HIWPS web page for more information: http://www.awwa-hiwps.org/


The purpose of this subsection is for the advancement and dissemination of knowledge concerning the improvement of practice in the design, construction, operation and management of water works and all related actives, and supporting skill based training and an open exchange of experiences throughout Guam, the Commonwealth of the Mariana Islands, the Republic of Palau, and the Federated States of Micronesia.


The Subsection is a Subcommittee of the Pacific Rim Committee. The Pacific Rim Committee's objectives are:

  1. Increase Participation by Pacific Rim members,
  2. Work with Water for People Committee Char to coordinate efforts in the Pacific Rim ares. Provide avenue for interchange of information with our Pacific Rim members,
  3. Send newsletter articles about water related issues in the Pacific Rim Areas,
  4. Coordinate with conference committee to have at least one speaker either from or about Pacific Rim areas, and
  5. Report activities to the Water Utility/Government Affairs Council Chair.

AWWA-HIWPS Board of Directors

Chair: Geigy Salayon
Vice Chair: Lisa San Agustin
Secretary: Miguel Bordallo
Treasurer: Melissa Schaible
Trustees: Bill Gilman and Ken Rekdahl
Past Chair: Paul Kemp

 Picture Source: Guam AWWA Subsection Website

Picture Source: Guam AWWA Subsection Website