Luis Cetina

Board of Directors
Title: Vice President
Cetina Canva


Vice President Cetina was elected to the Board of Directors in November 2012. He represents Division 4 and serves on the Water Resources and Government & Public Affairs Committees. Director Cetina represents CVWD on the Chino Basin Water Bank Planning Authority where he serves as Chair of the Board. He also represents CVWD on the Fontana Union Water Company Board of Directors and the Rancho Cucamonga Chamber of Commerce. He was elected to the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) Region 9 Board of Directors in 2018, 2020 and will serve his third term through 2023. He also serves on the ACWA Agriculture and Water Quality Committees.

He is a principal governmental and regional affairs representative for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD), where he has been employed since 1986. In his capacity at MWD, Director Cetina promotes water policy among government, chambers of commerce, and economic partnerships.  His experience at MWD includes survey work, construction plan review, water supply forecasting, and legislative and policy analysis.

He Chairs the Gateway Chambers Alliance, San Gabriel Valley Legislative Coalition of Chambers and serves on the board of the San Gabriel Valley Public Affairs Network and Foothill Family Shelter, a transitional homeless shelter for families with children.
Director Cetina earned his Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering with an emphasis on the environment from the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Director Cetina and his wife reside in Alta Loma with their six children, where he is active with his church and youth soccer league.
 Director Cetina's term of office is December 2017 through December 2022.


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