Robert Shaver

Office of the General Manager
Title: General Manager
Phone: 510-668-4202
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Robert ShaverRobert Shaver joined the Alameda County Water District (ACWD) as a Project Engineer in 1991 and was appointed as General Manager in December, 2014.

Robert works closely with the ACWD Board of Directors and Executive leadership team to ensure that the district is well-positioned and prepared to meet current and future challenges and to continue to provide excellent customer service, including a reliable supply of high quality drinking water at a reasonable cost to the cities of Fremont, Newark, and Union City.

Prior to joining ACWD, Robert served as an engineer with the Suffolk County Water Authority in Oakdale, NY and an engineering consulting firm in New York City.

His over 33 years of experience includes numerous aspects of water utility management, planning, design and operations, management of a $130 million capital improvement program, and active participation in California legislative and water policy issues.  He is a registered Professional Engineer in California and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech, as well as a Certificate in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley.

Robert is a member of several technical and water industry organizations and currently serves as a Board member for the California Urban Water Agencies and serves on the Executive Committee for CalDesal.  He is also a member of the Fremont Rotary Club and is a longtime resident of Fremont.


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