Rick Causer Joins WWTA Board Of Commissioners

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Rick Causer has been appointed to serve as the Red Bank representative on the Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority.

Mr. Causer is retired from the United States Air Force, and worked in civil service with the Department of Defense for 13 years following the USAF. Mr. Causer served as commissioner of Red Bank from 2012 through 2016, and also previously served as a WWTA Board commissioner during that time. While serving on the WWTA Board, he worked on the Legal, Finance and Planning committees.

Board Chair Dick Gee said, “We are excited to welcome Rick back to the WWTA Board of Commissioners.  Since he has served on the Board previously, he will be able to provide both new and previous insight as we make important decisions and we look forward to working with him again.” 

Mr.
Causer and his wife, Beverly, have been married for 22 years, and are the proud owners of two Boston terriers, Molly and Betsy.

“I have enjoyed serving on the board and being a part of something much bigger than myself,” said Mr. Causer. “I have learned and continue to learn valuable information from the knowledgeable members of the WWTA Board and staff. It is an honor to serve my community of Red Bank and Hamilton County to the best of my ability and to help the WWTA with providing a great service to its customers.”

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