OMWA - Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Nick Benkovich


Nick Benkovich

How long have you been on the Board and what position do you currently hold? I have been a member of the OMWA Board since 2004 and am presently serving as a Director,

What municipality or organization do you represent? I am currently employed as the Director of Water & Wastewater Services for the City of Greater Sudbury

What is your educational and professional background? I hold an Honors Bachelor of Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo (BES) as well as a Graduate Diploma in Public Administration from Laurentian University and have been employed in the Water / Wastewater sector for over 35 years;

The OMWA is a not-for-profit organization and all Board positions, including yours, are all volunteer, what inspired you to become an OMWA Board Member? I volunteered for OMWA because I wanted to contribute to the water sector in Ontario beyond my home organization;

What do you hope to see in the future for OMWA? I hope to see OMWA continue to grow toward fulfilling its “One Water” mandate as defined in the current strategic plan for the organization;

What's your hometown? I was born and raised in Sudbury Ontario;

What are some of your hobbies or how do you spend your free time?  I consider myself an outdoors person and enjoy a wide variety of activities such as running, hiking, kayaking, fishing, & hunting;