This is the follow up session from the WEFTEC Connect Session 5A: The Future of Water Policy – The National Perspective

Join the federal agencies’ water leaders to discuss the future of water policy and key initiatives being planned and implemented.  U.S. EPA Office of Water Headquarters senior staff will discuss national water program policies and initiatives in the current Administration.  Topics include the Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds (SRFs), WIFIA, WOTUS, PFAS, reused water, stormwater, water sector workforce issues and regulatory reform initiatives and other topics and EPA activities.  COVID-19 and its impact in the implementation of water regulations and policy will also be addressed as well as what may be ahead.


Moderator: Charlie Stevens, Chair, WEF Government Affairs Committee Chair

  1. Deborah Nagle, Director, Office of Science and Technology, Office of Water, Us Environmental Protection Agency
  2. John Goodin, Director, Office of Wetlands, Oceans and Watersheds, Office of Water, US Environmental Protection Agency
  3. Jennifer McLain, Director, Ground Water and Drinking Water, US Environmental Protection Agency
  4. Andrew Sawyers, Director, Office of Wastewater Management, US Environmental Protection Agency