Kathryn Sorensen

Phoenix Water Services

Ms. Sorensen is Director of Phoenix Water Services, which serves 1.5 million customers. Phoenix’s water supply is sound and sustainable as a result of multiple water sources and a logical, methodical approach to supply planning, infrastructure management, conservation, and drought preparation.  All of the city’s highly treated wastewater is recycled and reused for crops, ecosystem restoration, aquifer recharge and energy production at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station. She is a member of the advisory committee of Arizona State University’s Decision Center for a Desert City and the board of advisors of the Kyl Center for Water Policy at Morrison Institute.