8001E N. Mesa Suite 252
El Paso, Texas
79932

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OUR BOARD MEMBERS


   

Carlos Aranda

President

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In addtion to his duties as WTIA president, Carlos is the owner and operator of Essential Landscaping and Sprinklers, Inc. in El Paso, Texas.

   

Ron Payne

Vice President / Secretary

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Ron has been working in the Irrigation industry since the mid 1970's. After his retirement as a First Sergeant from the US Army in 1995, he purchased St. John Sprinkler Service from Stanley St. John and currently runs the daily operations and all aspects of the Company.

   

Joseph R. Hoover, Jr. (Jodie)

Treasurer

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 Jodie has been a licensed irrigator in the State of Texas since 1999. His interests include the preservation of our water resources with an emphasis in developing reclaimed water projects and irrigation system devices using solar, wind and kinetic energy.  He also studies the treatment of brackish water, high mineral content crop drainage water and sea water to near potable use standards to recharge aquifers and dams throughout Texas and supporting a water pipe distribution network throughout Texas to alleviate flood and drought conditions.

His hobbies include golf, golf and more golf. He currently performs irrigation system and landscape maintenance evaluation and consultation for business, government agencies, licensed irrigators and private residences.  In the past he has operated Heads Up Sprinkler & Landscape Services from 2008-2012 and managed Accent Landscape Maintenance from 1994-2007.

   

David Kania

Affiliated Board Member - Government Liason

David works for the City of El Paso as the Landscape plans examiner and Irrigation Inspector. He has been involved in the landscape irrigation industry since 1991.  He currently serves as Vice President for the Irrigation Advisory Council to TCEQ. He also co-wrote the city landscape ordinance dated 2007 and continues to do presentations and help the irrigation industry grow into a respectful trade.

   

Jesus Mendez

Affiliated Board Member - Irrigation Parts Distributor Liason

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