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Fresh Faces to announce that Joey Fagan will fill the position of Source Water Protection Specialist following the recent retirement of Nancy Carr. Joey is looking forward to working with local governments, state and federal agencies, and citizens to develop and implement effective and practical source water protection plans. His goal along with the VRWA is to protect and maintain the environmental integrity of groundwater and surface water resources in order to provide safe public drinking water supplies for communities throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. VRwA iS PLEASED Joey has considerable experience in source water related fields, having worked for many years as a natural resource professional in both the public and private sectors. Most recently, he worked as a private consultant specializing in karst hydrology and environmental planning. Before that, he served for many years as a Karst Protection Specialist for the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation Natural Heritage Program. Other work experience includes work in oil and gas exploration, real estate and conservation easements, and chemistry teachinglaboratory support. Joey is ready to offer assistance on how to better protect public drinking water sources in all regions of the Commonwealth of Virginia. He is available to meet with decision makers and technical staff to discuss specific source water protection issues, concerns, and solutions. He seeks to work with localities to develop or update written source water protection plans and to follow-up by helping to implement practicable source water protection measures. He is able to design studies to better understand and manage complex aquifers and can help to identify possible funding from a variety of sources for such projects. Joey is happy to provide informative educational presentations to public and private groups to show the importance of source water protection planning. Joey grew up in Roanoke and now resides in Blacksburg, Virginia. He is a graduate of Emory and Henry College, where he earned a Bachelors degree in Geography with an emphasis in Land Use Analysis and Planning. He attended graduate school at Virginia Tech where he studied Geography and Geology. Joey later studied Civil Engineering Technology at Virginia Western Community College and Karst Hydrology at Western Kentucky University. Joey’s contact information is available on the VRWA website. Please give him a call! P.O. Box 234 · Rocky Gap, VA 24366 Phone: 276-928-1712 Fax: 276-928-1814 For All of Your Monitoring and Control Needs . . . SCADA and Telemetry Systems Control Panels for Pump Stations and Tanks Complete Custom Metal Fabrication Field Instruments and Sensors Industrial Control Panel Assembly— UL®-508A listed 24/7 Service, Support and On-Site Training Email: 42 578231_AMR.inddL I N E • S u m m e r 2 0 1 3 STREAM 1 16/03/12 5:34 PM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Streamline - Summer 2013

From the President
From the Executive Director
Generators – Learning from the Past
Does the End Justify the Means?
Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet!
How is Serving on a Board of an Organization like Owning a Car?
Monitoring Master Meters
2013 Conference Highlights
OilClean from EcoSolutions Naturally Separates Oil from Water
Choosing a Rate Analyst
Ergs, Joules and Other Stuff
Snug and Smug with Solar Power
Fresh Faces: Joey Fagan
Wastewater Math
Throwing My Loop
eLearning Benefits
Membership Application
Do You Know What Your VRWA Benefits Are?
VRWA Mailbag
Welcome New Members
Training Calendar
Board of Directors
VRWA Committees
Index to Advertisers/

Streamline - Summer 2013