Role

As Public Relations and Communications Officer, Janet Rummel reports to the Executive Director and oversees the development and implementation of overall strategic public relations and communications for the District. She provides counsel and support to executive leaders, managers and the Board of Directors on internal and external communications, media relations, issues management, stakeholder engagement and organization objectives.

Experience & Background

Originally from the Houston area, Janet has nearly 20 years of experience in Public Relations and Corporate Communications. Prior to joining the team at NTMWD in 2015, she worked for Colorado Springs Utilities for 12 years in Corporate Communications and led the public involvement on an $800-million regional water project. She also previously worked as Marketing and PR Director for the Housing and Building Association of Colorado Springs. Her teams have been recognized with a public communication award from the American Water Works Association in 2015 and five Texas AWWA Watermark communications awards in 2018. She has been a member of the Public Relations Society of America for several years.

Education & Certifications