Water Week 2018 is almost here! Over 300 water professional from across the nation will be in Washington, DC, on April 17-18, 2018. Again this year, the National Water Policy Fly-In will be a collaboration between WEF, NACWA, WateReuse Association, and The Water Research Foundation. AWWA and WWEMA will also be in DC for fly-in activities, and we will collaborate with them on meetings and events. This webcast will give you info on some of the key meetings and events being planned, and things you should do to join us in DC again this year.

Webcast agenda items: Overview of the Fly-In and our request to Congress, instructions on setting up and having successful congressional meetings, guidance on connecting attendees with AWWA attendees to hold joint congressional meetings, and tips on social media and other ways to carry our message to a broader audience.



  • Chris Stacklin, WEF Regulator Subcommittee Chair
  • Steve Dye, Director of Legislative Affairs
  • Rahkia Nance, Digital Commutations Manager
  • Claudio Ternieden, Senior Director of Government Affairs


  • Kristina Surfus, Director, Legislative Affairs
  • Jason Isakovic, Director, Legislative Affairs


  • Amber Kim, Policy Director

The Water Research Foundation

  • Allison Deines, Director of Special Projects
  • Lauren Baden, Program Assistant for Development & LIFT


This is a joint webcast with NACWA, WateReuse, WE&RF, and WRF.