Board of Directors


Ken Putnam

Term expires December 2022

Director Putnam has been a resident of the Foothills for many years. He has been a professional civil engineer licensed by the State of California for 47 years. He is retired from the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works, having served as a Division Head for more than 20 years over several Divisions including the Waterworks Division. He subsequently served as City Engineer and Director of Public Works for several cities. He retired in 2020, and has been a Water District Director since 2010.

While raising his family of 3 daughters he served as the Parents Chairman of the Crescenta Canada YMCA Swim Team for over 10 years and a coach of girls’ softball in the Crescenta Sports Association for over 8 years.

Director Putnam is a graduate of the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. He brings an extensive background and experience in the operation of water systems to his position as a Director on the Board of the Crescenta Valley Water District.