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Dave Eggerton

Executive Director

Association of California Water Agencies

Dave Eggerton is executive director of the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA), a statewide association whose 450 local public water agency members are responsible for about 90 percent of the water delivered in California. Prior to joining ACWA, he served as general manager of the Calaveras County Water District, deputy general counsel for the El Dorado Irrigation District, and general manager of the El Dorado County Water Agency. He has served on the association’s state legislative, water management, and federal affairs committees. He brings this experience and expertise to the PPIC Water Policy Center Advisory Council. He holds a JD from the University of California, Davis, and bachelor’s degrees in English and political science from Texas A&M University.