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NBWA 2020 Conference

April 3


Program announced

Conference Program

8:00  Registration, Continental Breakfast and Networking

8:45  Welcome and Introductions

Jack Gibson, NBWA Chair and Marin Municipal Water District

Ryan Gregory, Napa County Supervisor

9:00  Katie Jackson, Senior Vice President,
Corporate and Social Responsibility, Jackson Family Wines

9:30  Jared Blumenfeld, Secretary for Environmental Protection,
State of California

10:00  Break

10:15  Re-visioning the North Bay Arc

Jeremy Lowe, San Francisco Estuary Institute

Kendall Webster, Sonoma Land Trust

Kevin Chen, Metropolitan Transit Commission

Jessica Davenport, California Coastal Conservancy

11:30  Douglas Mundo, Co-Director, Shore Up Marin

12:00  Building Resilience in our Working Lands, People, and Partnerships

Rebecca Burgess, Fibershed

Shaun Horne, Marin Municipal Water District

12:30  Lunch

The Honorable Jared Huffman [invited]

1:45  North Bay Oaks: A new Strategy for Regional Regeneration

Frances Knapczyk, Napa County Resource Conservation District

Sean Baumgarten, San Francisco Estuary Institute

2:00  The Potter Valley Project: A Two-Basin Solution

Grant Davis, Sonoma Water

Janet Pauli, Potter Valley Irrigation District

Kathleen “Kat” Willits, Round Valley Tribal Council

Steve Johnson, Cal Trout

3:15  Concluding Remarks, Evaluation, and Raffle

3:30  Wine Reception


Current List of Sponsors


Learn more about sponsor benefits, or email Judy Kelly, [email protected]


Are you a college student in the North Bay (Marin, Sonoma, Napa or Solano) and would like to attend? Please review the flyer to learn about the limited number of scholarships that are available.



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Sheraton Petaluma
745 Baywood Drive
Petaluma, CA 94954 United States
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