Brent Hastey Brent Hastey was elected to a two-year term as president of the Association of California Water Agencies on Nov. 29, 2017. He is a member of the Yuba Water Agency Board of Directors and a former member of the Yuba County Board of Supervisors. He also has served on the boards of Reclamation District 784, Yuba County LAFCO, Regional Council of Rural Counties and the Sacramento Area Council of Governments. In addition to his service in the water management arena, Hastey has worked in higher education both locally and on a statewide level. In 2010, he was elected to the Yuba Community College District, which serves eight counties and spans nearly 4,200 square miles of rural Northern California. He recently was elected to the California Community College Trustee Board, which represents the state’s 72 community college districts. Hastey previously served as vice president of the ACWA for the 2016-’17 term and on the ACWA Region 2 Board.