Commissioners

The composition of the Arizona Water Protection Fund Commission is established by State statute, and includes both voting and non-voting members.

   Member / Affiliation    Statutory Category Represented               Appointing Authority
Pat Jacobs*
Central Arizona Project
Multi-County Water Conservation District District Governing Board
Rodney Held**
Salt River Project
Agricultural Improvement District Governor
Brian Biesemeyer
City of Scottsdale
Member of the Public - B.S. Hydrology - City Served  by Central Arizona Project Governor
Shelley Blackmore
Triangle Natural Resource Convervation District
Natural Resource Conservation Districts Senate President
John Ladd
Hereford Natural Resource Convervation District
Natural Resource Conservation Districts Speaker of the House of Representatives
William Schock
Santa Cruz Natural Resource Conservation District 
State Association of  Natural Resource Conservation Districts Governor
Tina Thompson
Willcox-San Simon Natural Resource Conservation District
Natural Resource Conservation Districts Senate President
Stephen Turcotte
Winkelman Natural Resource Conservation District
Natural Resource Conservation Districts Speaker of the House of Representatives
VACANT Indian Tribe Inter Tribal Council of Arizona
Lisa Atkins
State Land Commissioner
Non-Voting Ex Officio Member Arizona Revised Statues § 45-2103(A)(7)
Thomas Buschatzke
Director
Department of Water Resources
Non-Voting Ex Officio Member Arizona Revised Statues § 45-2103(A)(7)
The Honorable David L. Cook
AZ House of Representatives
Non-Voting Advisory Member Speaker of the House of Representatives
The Honorable Sine Kerr
AZ State Senate
Non-Voting Advisory Member Senate President

 *Chairman
**Vice-Chairman