August 2, 2016

What We Do

From left to right: Nick Nelson, Todd Roach, Keith Dyson, Tony Schroeder, Elizabeth Higgins, Galen Nusbaum, Harry Bell, David Gaylord, and John Gemar  

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide you, our shareholders, with a safe, dependable and affordable supply of drinking water.

The Graham Hill Mutual Water Company, Inc. is located in an unincorporated area of Southeast Pierce County.

The Water Company is a Mutual Corporation formed pursuant to and regulated by Washington Nonprofit Miscellaneous and Mutual Corporations Act, specifically Title 24.06 RCW.

The Company facilities (2014) consist of three active wells, four reservoirs, and approximately seven miles of distribution pipe.

These physical assets are used to serve 387 residential connections and four non-residential connections consisting of a recreational vehicle park and office; an elementary school, and a church.

 

About Us

The Water Company operates with four employees and are governed by a Board of Directors composed of 7 members of the water company.  The Directors are elected by the membership on a rotating basis each August at our Annual Meeting of the Membership. The Board of Directors meet every 3rd Tuesday of each month.

The Board creates policies and procedures that are administered by the Operations/Maintenance Manager and the Secretary & Treasurer/Office Manager.

The Operations/Maintenance Manager oversees the daily operations of the physical plant of the Water Company. The Secretary & Treasurer performs the routine administrative functions of the appointed position and is also the Office Manager in charge of billing, bookkeeping, etc. for the company.

 

Board of Directors

 David Gaylord

President and Certified Operator

Todd Roach

Vice President

Harry Bell

 Director

Keith Dyson

 Director

John Gemar

 Director 

Galen Nusbaum

 Director

Tony Schroeder

 Director

 

Staff

Elizabeth Higgins

Office Manager and Secretary/Treasurer

Nick L. Nelson

Operations/Maintenance Manager 
and Certified Operator

Kristine Lansdell

Office Assistant

Bill Higgins

Meter Reader

The Area We Serve

 

 West: 99th Avenue E          East: 110th Avenue E 

North: 238th Street E          South: 264th Street E