September 1, 2022
West Basin Announces New Assistant General Manager
The Office of the General Manager is pleased to announce the promotion of Edward J. (E.J.) Caldwell to the role of Assistant General Manager. Caldwell was selected through a competitive internal recruitment process, and will be reporting directly to General Manager Gregory Reed.
Caldwell is a long tenured employee with West Basin for the past 16 years, and has held titles of Interim General Manager, Manager of Water Policy and Resource Development, and Government Affairs Program Manager.
Caldwell earned a Juris Doctor from Willamette University, College of Law, passed the State Bar of California, and possesses a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science degree from the University of Arizona. He has extensive experience in the water industry and community leadership which includes involvement as the Chair of Water Utility Council with the California-Nevada American Water Works Association, member of the Los Angeles County Watershed Area and the Southern California Water Dialogue Steering Committees, and Chair of the Greater Los Angeles County Integrated Water Management Group.