Water Supply in Disasters
May 27, 2021
Dawn Smithson and Robert Seely
Water Supply in Disasters
Dawn Smithson, the Los Altos District Manager for California Water Service, has been with Cal Water for 17 years and has extensive hands-on knowledge of water distribution, operations and treatment systems. In her presentation to the Rotary Club of Los Altos on May 27, she will inform us how CalWater prepares for disasters, explain their emergency response plans and Emergency Operations Center.
Rob Seely has been with California Water Service for a little over a year and currently serves as the Government Affaires/Community Affairs Specialist for the Bay Area Region. Prior to taking on this role, Rob worked for the Office of House of Representatives Member Eric Swalwell. First serving the Office as the Service Academy Liaison for the district before transferring onto the Congressman’s presidential campaign as the Operations Director and Director of IT Cybersecurity.