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TEDxConejo - Mark Watkins & Chuck Rogers - Public Work

Mark Watkins received his under- graduate degree in Civil Engineering from California State University Chico, his Masters in Public Administration from California State University Northridge, and completed the program for Senior Executives in State and Local Govern- ment at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Mr. Watkins is a registered Civil Engi- neer in California, has over 25 years of experience in the municipal Public Works field and is the Public Works Direc- tor for the City of Thousand Oaks. Chuck Rogers has been married to his wife Patricia for 33 years and has two chil- dren, Rachel and Shane. He graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 1977 and did his graduate studies at Eastern Michigan University and University of Southern California. He is a grade V State of California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator and the Wastewater Superinten- dent for the City of Thousand Oaks. He is a national speaker on issues of Renewable Energy and Wastewater Treatment Plant Optimization TEDxCONEJO TEDxConejo, an independently organized TED event, was held in Thousand Oaks, Ca on March 26, 2011. The conference theme was Energy, using that word very broadly to go beyond what powers our homes and transportation but really what fuels life. What energizes business, education, health, and ideas? What energizes you? A broad mix of thinkers and doers characterizes the TEDx experience both on the stage and in the audience. TEDxConejo is open to the general public and produced in association with the Conejo Valley Unified School District. For more information visit About TEDx In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized. (Subject to certain rules and regulations.)
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