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Mcclellan, CA 95652
Rita Schmidt Sudman is Executive Director of the Water Education Foundation. She directs the development of Western Water magazine, the Layperson’s Guide series, the Foundation’s Colorado River program, public television programs on water, poster maps, tours, press briefings and school programs. Ms. Sudman is a former radio and television reporter and producer and received her master’s degree in telecommunications from San Diego State University. She has developed a television production team which has won two Emmys and several regional Emmy nominations for the Foundation’s public television documentaries. She has served on numerous boards including the President’s Advisory Commission on water for the University of California and the board of Water For People, an international program assisting people in developing countries to obtain safe drinking water. In 2003, she received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Groundwater Resources Association of California in recognition of her efforts on groundwater education. In 2005, she received the Service to the Water Industry Award from the American Water Works Association (AWWA) the California-Nevada Section in recognition of her dedication to leading and educating drinking water professionals.
Rita will be presenting on the Water Education Foundation’s projects and programs including Aquapedia and Aquafornia.
Caesar Salad with Croutons and Parmesan Cheese
Grilled Tri-Tip with Au Jus, Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables
Vanilla Ice Cream and Cookies