WHA has seven separate committees that work together to help influence and advocate for public policy, improved mobility, better infrastructure, and a sustainable quality of life for the greater West Houston region.

Click on the name of each committee to go to their corresponding Issues and Projects page, or click the icons below to view the Committees Info Pages with Events.

Quality Planned Development
Mission Statement: Establish and promote a standard for all development corresponding with that of master-planned communities

Chairman: Collin Pier- Trendmaker

Regional Mobility
Mission Statement:  Plan and provide early developmental support of major transportation initiatives for the Greater West Houston region Committee Chair: Marlene Gafrick- MetroNational



Vice Chair: Delvin Dennis- Klotz and Associates, Inc.

Flood Control, Drainage & Wetlands 
Mission Statement: Facilitate the planning and implementation of regional drainage and flood control projects Committee Chair: Lee Lennard- BGE, Inc.



Vice Chair: Tim Buscha- IDS Engineering Solutions

Water Resources
Mission Statement: Assess the capacity of water supply delivery for the Greater West Houston region Committee Chair: Jack Miller- R. G. Miller Engineers, Inc.




Vice Chair: Alia Vinson- Allen Boone Humphries Robinson

Parks, Recreation & Open Space
Mission Statement:  Promote the inclusion and effective use of open space with the growth of the Greater West Houston area population and land development

Committee Chair: Chris Patterson – RVi

Sustainable Infrastructure
Mission Statement: Advocate for the use of sustainable infrastructure concepts through the education of members and stakeholders and recognition of projects and practices

Committee Chair: Jim Russ- EHRA Engineering



Vice Chair: Travis Sellers- IDS Engineering Solutions 

Education & Workforce Development
Mission Statement: Advocate for policies and partnerships that provide high-quality educational infrastructure and educational opportunities to achieve a prosperous and sustainable business community and workforce in Greater West Houston.

Committee Chair: Carolyn Dorros -Wolff Cos.



Vice Chair: Dr. Zach Hodges – Houston Community College