Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is composed of the five (5) Officers of the Board of Directors. The Chair of the Board of Directors chairs the Committee.  The Chair of the Foundation for Inter-American Dialogue on Water Management, the Chair of the next Inter-American Dialogue, and the Executive Secretary are ex-officio members of the Committee with a voice but not vote in the deliberations of the Committee.

The responsibilities of the Executive Committee include review of an annual budget for the IWRN, plans for fundraising, oversight of the Secretariat, coordination of Committee activities, and the day-to-day management of the IWRN. Vacancies on the Executive Committee shall be filled by election by the Board of Directors.

The current Executive Committee for 2010-2011 is composed as follows:


Chair: Mr. Cletus SPRINGER, Organization of American States    
(St. Lucia)
Secretary: Dr. Alberto J. PALOMBO, InfoHydro, Inc. (Venezuela)
Treasurer: Dr. Emilio M. COLON, AWWA (Puerto Rico)
Member-at-Large: Mr. João Bosco SENRA, COPASA-MG
Ex-Officio Members:
Foundation Chair: Ing. Carlos Roberto COBOS (Guatemala)
D8 Host: TBD TBD


The mandate of the Executive Committee expires on 2018 or the date of Board Membership term, whichever occurs first.