2016 Conference – PRESENTATIONS

Training Class Presentations

Click on the name of the training class to view the presentation. If there was more than one presenter, click on the person’s name to view their individual presentation.



Headwinds of Rural Water Systems
Julia McCusker (CoBank)

Rural Development 2016 & the 1970 New Rural Development Regulations on Environmentals
Jane Patchin (USDA Rural Development)

Focus of SCDHEC’s New Office of Rural Water
Kyle Maurer (SCDHEC)

Agile Strategic Planning: A Source to Faucet Approach
Jeff Diaz (SJWD Water District)

Right Sizing Asset Management
Margaret McCarthy (Weston & Sampson)

Due Diligence & the Duty to Investigate & Liability for Negligent Acts & Omissions
Alex Shissias (The Shiassis Law Firm), Doug Kinard (SCDHEC) & John Fantry


Troubleshooting Pump & Motor Systems in the Field
Tim Herbert (A&W Electric)

Basic Concept of Pipe & Cable Tracing
Don Hager (Subsurface Instruments)

Getting What You Paid For: Intro to Site Supervision for New Construction Projects
Max Parrish (SCRWA)

Troubleshooting Conventional WTPs for High TOC & DBP Concentrations
Miles Galloway (The Wooten Company)

FEMA Public Assistance Grants, Pre & Post Emergency Preparedness Activities
Jeff Westbrook (Hydrostructures)

Why Electrical Preventative Maintenance is Essential to a Safe and Productive Workplace
Stephen Gillespie (Transworld Inc.)


Update on the SC Surface Water Assessment Model
John Boyer (CDM Smith) & Joe Gellici (SCDNR)

Groundwater Modeling in the SC Coastal Plain
Bruce Campbell (USGS) & Alex Butler (SCDNR)

Using Dendroclimatology for Water Resources Planning
Mike Caston (SJWD)

Saving Energy & Money; Improving your Water / WW System with Variable Frequency Drives
Joe Miglionico (Toshiba International Corporation)

Sealing your Wastewater Collection System & Reducing I&I
Jason Mathey (LMK Technologies)

Non-Revenue Water & Smart Network Metering
Tyler Moore (Ferguson Meter)


SCDHEC Compliance Efforts – Regulatory, Technical Assistance & Sanitary Surveys
Lindsey Bounds, Rick Hiers & Richard Welch (SCDHEC)