Sep 17, 2015

Brian Usher Assumes Presidency of APWA; New and Re-Elected Board Members Named

The American Public Works Association (APWA) announces its new president Brian Usher, PWLF, Director of Public Works at the City of Largo, Florida.  Usher joins a newly elected President-Elect, Ron Calkins, PE, PWLF, retired Public Works Director for City of Ventura, California.

Usher and Calkins are joined on the Board of Directors by new Region VIII Director Shahnawaz (Shahn) Ahmad, PE, President of SA Associates, six re-elected Board members, and eight Board members continuing their terms. Past President Larry Stevens will also serve on the Board.

For more information, including names of all Board members, read this press release or visit

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