Session 1: Regulatory Climate

Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 10:00am-11:30am CDT

Session Chair: Jim Goodrich, EPA

The current trends and future regulations that affect decisions for and against water reuse and conservation.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • James R. Brown, EPA- Trends in Water Reuse
  • Jon Freedman, GE Power and Water- Global Trends in Industrial Water Reuse
  • Julie Klumpyan, Valero- Texas Regulatory Direction for Water Conservation

Julie Klumpyan

Julie Klumpyan is the Director of Government Affairs and is responsible for managing legislative issues for the Mid-continent states including Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Colorado, and New Mexico for Valero Energy Corporation, one of the largest refiners in North America and one of the nation's largest retail operators.  Previously she was responsible for the legislative and regulatory activities at the federal, state and local levels including managing the PAC for Ultramar Diamond Shamrock. 

Julie has an extensive background in tax.  She was responsible for federal and state income...