Brian Macy, Associate Director
Brian Macy, P.E., is formerly the Assistant General Manager at Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District, where he planned, directed and managed the Water Resources, Engineering and Operations divisions, developed policy, and provided executive support to the General Manager.
Prior to joining EVMWD in November 2018, Brian was General Manager of the Indio Water Authority, the water utility for Coachella Valley’s largest city, for five years. In this role, Brian reported to the City Manager/Executive Director and the Board of Directors while leading IWA’s workforce, overseeing a $20 million operating budget, and managing policies, operations and strategic initiatives. During his tenure, Brian led a transformational shift in making the organization more customer-centric by implementing innovative projects and systems to better serve ratepayers and save money, including a budget-tiered rate structure, conservation programs, advanced metering infrastructure, a web portal for payments and information, chromium-6 compliance, and recycled water development.
Brian is actively involved in regional groundwater and natural resource management in the Coachella Valley and is a board member of the California Utility Executive Management Association. He has over 20 years of experience in civil and water resources engineering and water utility management; prior to his work with IWA, Brian was a consulting engineer and project manager in Ohio. He is a Registered Professional Civil Engineer in the State of California and received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Ohio Northern University.