Greg Swanson - nominee for Vice Chair
Greg Swanson is Utilities General Manager for the City of Moline, where he has worked in the public water supply field since 1977. Greg holds an Illinois Class A Water Operator’s Certificate and was selected as IPWSOA Surface Water Operator of the Year in September 2000. He served as Project Manager throughout all phases of Moline’s comprehensive $25 million water treatment plant improvements project, along with numerous other water utility planning, construction and service enhancement projects.
Greg has presented on a variety of drinking water topics at various ISAWWA functions and among professional, civic, and educational organizations in the Quad Cities area. He is a strong advocate of public outreach efforts that promote knowledge and appreciation of water supply system benefits and challenges. Greg is currently involved with on-going multi-agency efforts to establish an early warning monitoring network on the Upper Mississippi River, the ISAWWA source water protection committee and serves as ISAWWA District 1 Trustee. Greg values the many resources and opportunities that ISAWWA provides to Illinois drinking water professionals and appreciates the opportunity to serve the Association and its membership.