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When: Wednesday, March 4, 2020
7:30 AM
Where: Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center
100 Green Meadows Drive South
Lewis Center, Ohio  43035
United States
Contact: 614.488.5800

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Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center

100 Green Meadows Drive
Lewis Center, OH
To book accommodations, click HERE!
*Discounted Group Rate Ends February 20, 2020


 OAWWA/OWEA Member $175 
 Nonmember   $245
 OAWWA/OWEA Exhibitor $350
Nonmember Exhibitor $475
Onsite Registration Additional $10


 7:30 – 8:00 am Registration
 8:00 – 8:15 am Welcome and Introductions
8:15 – 9:45 am The Ohio EPA Perspective

Ohio EPA Representatives will discuss priorities for 2020.
*Please follow this link by 
2/24/20 to provide any specific questions/issues you would like Ohio EPA to address.
  • Laurie Stevenson 
  • Tiffani Kavalec 
  • AmyJo Klei
 9:45 – 10:00 am BREAK
 10:00 – 11:30 am

 Legislative Lessons
Having positive relationships with stakeholders, including your local legislators, regulators and municipalities
is a crucial component to many utility programs.  This panel will discuss the value relationship development
and provide advice and case-studies on the benefits of working with your local legislators, regulators and


  • Marylynn Lodor, Deputy Director, MSDGC
  • Danielle Giannantonio, Legislative Affairs ManagerNEORSD -
  • Todd Danielson, Chief Utilities Executive, Avon Lake Regional Water
  • Lou McMahon, Partner, McMahon DeGulis
  • Jeff Bronowski, Manager City of Akron Water Supply Bureau
 11:30 – 12:45 pm  LUNCH
 12:45 – 1:30 pm

 A Review of Pending Ohio Legislation that Could Impact Water and Wastewater Facilities

  • Desmond Cullimore, The Cullimore Law Firm
 1:30 – 2:15 pm

 Privatizing, Regionalizing, and Partnering: The Policy, Economic and Social Perspective

  • Glenn Marzluf, CEO Del-Co Water Company
 2:15 – 2:30 pm  BREAK
 2:30 – 3:00 pm

Guide to Navigating a Sustainable Utility

  • Doug Baldessari, Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors
 3:00 – 4:00 pm The State of PFAS
PFAS is of emerging concern for both drinking water and wastewater utilities.  This presentation will talk
about Ohio’s PFAS Action Plan for Drinking Water, the associated sampling, and provide regulatory insight
into issues surrounding PFAS compounds in wastewater and biosolids.
  • Bruce Whitteberry, Assistant Superintendent, Cincinnati Water Works
  • WWTP pending
 4:00 pm  Adjourn

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