Environment, History, Politics/Public Policy, Water
Water resources management and development, Water education, Water history, Water law, Water policy
Degree: M.A., B.S.
Title: Director of the One World One Water Center for Urban Water Education and Stewardship
Department: School of Professional Studies
Alternate Email: email@example.com
Office Phone: 303-615-2007
Mobile Phone: 970-371-9598
Alternate Phone: 970-232-9653
Interviewed by: Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News, Denver7, 9NEWS, FOX31, CBS4, CW2, TV stations in Nebraska, Wyoming and Mississippi, Associated Press, NBC Nightly News, NPR (Colorado and National), New York Times
Tom Cech graduated from Kearney State College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Math Education, and later received a Masters Degree in Community and Regional Planning from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. He was Executive Director of the Central Colorado Water Conservancy District in Greeley, taught water undergraduate and graduate level water resources courses at the University of Northern Colorado and Colorado State University, and is now the Director of the One World One Water (OWOW) Center for Urban Water Education and Stewardship at Metropolitan State University of Denver.
As an expert source, Cech has authored several published works including “Principles of Water Resources: History, Development, Management and Policy,” published by John Wiley & Sons, “Introduction to Water Resources and Environmental Issues,” (co-author Dr. Karrie Pennington) with Cambridge University Press, and “Colorado Water Law for Non-Lawyers,” (co-author P. Andrew Jones) with the University Press of Colorado.