Professional Wastewater Operator Committee (PWO)

The PWO committee sponsors an annual 5-day operator school in Leadville, Colorado in August. The committee also sponsors various 1-day seminars scheduled throughout the year. Contact information for the seminar coordinators is listed below.

Committee Standing Rules

Request Online Registration Set-up

Operator Message Board

Committee Project Page


Dave Lewis, CWP
Boxelder Sanitation District
Cell: 303-619-7692


Vail Seminar

Jim Edwards
Eagle River Water and Sanitation

Vail Seminar webpage

Estes Park Seminar

Debbie Taylor
Upper Thompson Sanitation

Estes Park Seminar webpage

Greeley Seminar

Steve Hettinger
City of Greeley

Greeley Seminar webpage

Englewood Seminar

Greg Farmer
Littleton / Englewood WWTP

Brenna Durkin
Littleton / Englewood WWTP

Englewood Seminar webpage

Industrial Seminar

Lauren Lundquist 
Tetra Tech

Randy Kenyon

Industrial PWO Seminar webpage

Leadville Operator School

Bill Hoyt
Colorado Springs Utilities 

Leadville School webpage

New Mexico Seminar    

Kristin Johansen 
City of Santa Fe

New Mexico Seminar webpage

Colorado Springs Seminar

Tammy Kitts  
Colorado Springs Utilities

Colorado Springs Seminar webpage



RMWEA sponsored training is offered at member and non-member prices. Generally, non-member registration fees are $35 higher than member fees for one-day seminars and training events. Non-member prices include a one-year associate membership in RMWEA if desired. Non-members must pay non-member registration fees regardless of whether they decide to become associate members. Attendees who choose to become members will receive our bi-monthly journal, RUMBLES, and our monthly electronic newsletter, e-Rumbles. New members are eligible to attend future training events at member prices.