With over 37 years in the water industry, Carmichael Water District (CWD) General Manager, Steve Nugent, announced his retirement on June 17, 2019 to the Board of Directors effective December 30 ,2019. Lynette Moreno, CWD’s current Assistant General Manager, has been selected as the new General Manager.
In his 30 years with CWD, Steve’s leadership, straightforward approach and honesty have gained the trust and respect of his employees, peers, and the community of Carmichael in which he served. Steve’s guidance has further been recognized by the regulatory and legislative community, regional and statewide water suppliers, environmental organizations, and both state and national industry associations. Steve has excelled in District and regional team building providing direction and masterful oversight. He has worked diligently toward fulfilling goals while coaching, teaching and participating in the process along the way. This approach has been proven successful through Steve’s development and implementation of many ambitious projects that have benefited both the customers of CWD and the region as a whole.
Steve’s global vision, spirit of cooperation, and commitment to excellence has positioned CWD as a model of efficiency and stewardship. He exudes the combination of attitude, desire and determination that continue to exemplify his successful leadership within the water community and the region.
CWD commends Steve for being a leader within the water community and thanks him for his many years of dedicated service.