Vision Statement

CAWASA Inc is committed to assisting its member utilities in forging pathways of sustainable growth and development that will result in their being world-class water and wastewater utilities that provide outstanding value-for-money to customers.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Caribbean Water & Sewerage Association Inc (CAWASA) is to provide for the sustainable growth and development of Caribbean Water Utilities and the promotion of water and water related issues through the delivery of quality training and utilizing collective resources and experiences.

Board of Directors

Governance Structure

  • Governance of the association is provided by a Board of Directors which consists of the Managers of all full members or their representatives. Key officers of the association are the President, the Vice-President, the Treasurer and the Secretary all of whom are elected annually.
  • The Board is responsible for formulating policies for the day to day management of the association, for approving the implementation of plans, programmes and projects and for monitoring the performance of the Secretariat. The Board meets annually to review annual reports, work plans and to provide policy and strategic guidance.
Executive Committee Members/Directors  – 2015-2016
Christopher Husbands President NAWASA General Manager Grenada
Perline Scatliffe-Leonard Vice President Water & Sewerage Dept Director British Virgin Islands
Ivan Rodrigues Secretary APUA Water Manager Antigua
Vincent Hippolyte Treasurer Managing Director Water & Sewerage Company St. Lucia
Bernard Ettinoffe Immediate Past President DOWASCO General Manager Dominica
Ignatius Jean Executive Director CAWASA Saint Lucia

John Mwansa Director Barbados Water Authority General Manager Barbados
Gelia Frederick Van-Genderen Director Cayman Water Authority Director Cayman Islands
David Thomson Director Montserrat Utilities Ltd. Managing Director Montserrat
Roger Hanley Director Nevis Water Department Acting General Manager Nevis
Denison Titus Paul Director Water Services Department General Manager St. Kitts
Garth Saunders Director Central Water & Sewerage Authority General Manager St Vincent & the Grenadines
Omowale Harvey Director Public Works Dept. Water Engineer Turks & Caicos Islands

Regional Secretariat

The Secretariat is headed by an Executive Director appointed by the Board of Directors. The Executive Director is supported by a Programme Officer and an Administrative Assistant.

Contact information for the Secretariat is as follows:

  • Mailing Address: P. O. Box RB2293, Rodney Bay, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
  • Physical Address:  Unit No. 15, Orange Park Commercial Centre, Bois d’Orange, Gros Islet, St Lucia
  • Telephone: 758-458-0601
  • Fax: 758-458-0191.
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