(WESTERVILLE, OH — August 1, 2011) The National Ground Water Association (NGWA) reports that the Michigan Ground Water Association (MGWA) Board of Directors have contracted with NGWA as the management firm for MGWA. NGWA Chief Financial Officer Paul Humes, CPA, will serve as the MGWA executive director effective August 1, 2011.
Humes has been in association management for more than 20 years and with NGWA for 16 of those years.
NGWA Executive Director Kevin McCray, CAE, says, “We consider it a unique privilege to serve as the administrative manager for the Michigan Ground Water Association, one of our nation’s largest state organizations for our industry. NGWA is committed to doing its utmost to meet the requested services outlined by the MGWA Board.
“With Michigan, NGWA expands services it provides to state associations, adding it to our management services portfolio of the Pacific Northwest Ground Water Expo, as well as the Water Management Association of Ohio.”
MGWA serves groundwater industry members though four divisional sections — contractors, technical, suppliers, and manufacturers:
MGWA provides educational opportunities for members, and networking opportunities through an annual meeting and exposition bringing together all membership divisions. It also conducts state legislative affairs and engages with state regulators on issues that impact the industry and the membership, and works to inform the public about their groundwater resources and water well systems.
For more information about MGWA, visit their Web site at www.michigangroundwater.com; Humes may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; or toll-free at 855 225.6492.
NGWA, a nonprofit organization composed of U.S. and international groundwater professionals — contractors, equipment manufacturers, suppliers, scientists, and engineers — is dedicated to advancing groundwater knowledge. NGWA’s vision is to be the leading groundwater association that advocates the responsible development, management, and use of water.
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