Committees & Task Forces

COMMITTEES

Education and Training
Conducts and documents training, and develops education and training materials for excavators, operators, locators and other industry stakeholders defined by the NRCGA. http://nrcga.org/nrcga-damage-prevention-training/

CHAIR(S) MEMBERS
Dennis Bott, Southwest Gas
Jay Mendiola, NV Energy
Robert Ward, NV Energy
Cesar Castillo, JP Weddell
Craig Rogers, PUCN

Excavator Events
Develops and implements the NRCGA’s excavator appreciation events in the north and south. http://nrcga.org/excavator-appreciation-events/

CHAIR(S) MEMBERS
Robert Ward, NV Energy
Jay Mendiola, NV Energy

NRCGA Website
Develops and implements the NRCGA’s website.

CHAIR(S) MEMBERS
Dawn Rivard, PUCN

NRCGA Utility Locate Rodeo Committee

Develops and plans the locate rodeo. http://nrcga.org/rodeo/

CHAIR(S) MEMBERS
Dennis Bott, Southwest Gas Dawn Rivard, PUCN
Rick Torrens, KCI
Harold Lefler, Western States
Craig Rogers, PUCN
Harley Hartman, ELM
Tom Georgi, Las Vegas Valley Water District

Nomination
Interviews director and officer candidates and makes recommendations on a ballot to the NRCGA one month prior to voting for open leadership positions.

CHAIR(S) MEMBERS
Robert Ward, NV Energy

TASK FORCES

Silver Shovel Award
Defines selection of winners, adds awards for locating, and enhances prizes for winners.

CHAIR(S) MEMBERS
Bob Ward, NV Energy
Jay Mendiola, NV Energy
Bob Ward, NV Energy
Cesar Castillo, JP Weddell
Dennis Bott, Southwest Gas
Tom Georgi, LVVWD
Dawn Rivard, PUCN