Executive Management

SAWS has assembled a highly qualified and diverse executive management team. Together with the President/CEO, the team consists of two senior vice presidents and nine vice presidents.

Together, these high-performing professionals focus SAWS on major areas of improvement and growth, operational efficiencies, work culture and on the well-being of our customers and community.

Robert R. Puente, J.D.

Robert R. Puente, J.D.

President/CEO

Jaime Castillo

Jaime Castillo

Chief of Staff/Chief Strategy Officer

Mike Frisbie

Mike Frisbie

Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Mike Brinkmann

Mike Brinkmann

VP Distribution & Collection Operations

Andrea Beymer

Andrea Beymer

VP Engineering & Construction

Jeff Haby

Jeff Haby

VP Production & Treatment

Doug Evanson

Doug Evanson

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President

Mary Bailey

Mary Bailey

VP Customer Experience and Strategic Initiatives

Sree Pulapaka

Sree Pulapaka

VP Chief Information Officer

Nancy Belinsky

Nancy Belinsky

VP Legal & General Counsel

Donovan Burton

Donovan Burton

VP Water Resources & Governmental Relations

Sharon De La Garza

Sharon De La Garza

VP Human Resources and Risk Management

Gavino Ramos

Gavino Ramos

VP Communications & External Affairs