The Board of Supervisors is please to welcome Mr. Trey Cantu as the new General Manager. The Board conducted a comprehensive, nationwide search and believes they have selected a very qualified gentlemen with both the technical knowledge and experience to lead the Water Authority. Beginning May 18, 2020, Mr. Cantu, under the direction of the Board of Supervisors, will plan, develop and implement the vision for the future of the Water Authority. Mr. Cantu brings over 20 years of experience managing and operating water and wastewater facilities in both the public and private sectors. He has served as a Project Manager for Inframark and Severn Trent, Operations Manager for the West Travis County Public Utility Agency, Assistant Public Utilities Director for the City of Weslaco and as the Public Utilities Director for the City of San Juan. Mr. Cantu holds the highest level of Operator Certification issued by the State of Texas, Grade “A”, in both water and wastewater. Additionally, he holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
Mr. Montgomery will serve as the Senior Advisor to the General Manager throughout the remainder of 2020.