CASA Connects Newsletter for August 22, 2016

 August 22, 2016

CASA’s 61st Annual Conference Wrap-up

There’s no substitute for attending a CASA conference in person. You’ll hear first hand from our esteemed speakers, have the ability to ask questions and exchange ideas with your peers, catch up with colleagues, and make new connections.
But we’ve tried to capture some of the key highlights of this year’s conference in this issue of CASA Connects.
From our featured speakers, to the announcement of our Award of Excellence recipients, to legislative updates and more, you’ll find a complete wrap-up here…

Announcing the 2016 CASA Award of Excellence Winners

This year proved yet another tough task for the CASA Awards Committee as numerous worthy efforts competed for a handful of awards.
Committee Chair Jack Hoagland presented the nominees and winners, including videos of the winning projects.

Membership Elects Board of Directors, Approves Dues Resolution

President Moorhouse presents Past President Hardy a shadowbox keepsake.

CASA convened its annual business meeting during the 2016 annual conference. Agency members approved a slate of four nominees for the open seats on the Board of Directors as Jeff Moorhouse succeeds Kevin Hardy as President of the Board.

In addition, our executive director gave a financial status update and members approved a dues resolution.
Read more…

CASA Education Foundation Awards Scholarships

The CASA Education Foundation presented $5,000 scholarships to four worthy students this year, thanks to the generosity of those who have donated to the Foundation.
Learn more about the scholarship recipients and view their thank you videos here… 
The Foundation will conduct another fundraising event at the January CASA conference. Please start thinking about items you can donate for the auction, or a cash amount you or your organization can pledge.

See Conference Photos and Keep Up with CASA on Facebook & Twitter

Want to see more photos from the conference? You can see them onour Facebook page – even if you aren’t on Facebook! And if you are on Facebook, please take a second to like our page and leave a comment.

Oh, and we’re on Twitter too! Join us!

Register Now for the the Communication Essentials Workshop

Hopefully you can see how much there is to gain by attending a CASA event.

And now, the CASA Communications Workgroup, in partnership with CWEA, is pleased to bring you the Communication Essentials Workshop. This one-day workshop is designed for all water professionals who would like to enhance their communication program.

Register now!
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