Santa Clara Valley Water District’s Joan Maher

Trying to Live Life by Example

Joan Maher ITGR

Joan Maher is deputy operating officer for the Santa Clara Valley Water District, which supplies water for 1.8 million people in Northern California. Before participating in a panel on the future of the California Delta, she explained in the Zócalo green room why she’s not a proselytizer, at least in the traditional sense of the word: People may not listen to what you say, but they remember how you make them feel.

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