Glenn Barnes

Financial and Managerial Capacity Building Specialist |

Glenn Barnes joined RCAP part-time in 2020 and serves as the organization’s subject matter expert on drinking water and wastewater finance and management. For the past 16 years, Glenn has led workshops and webinars and worked directly with drinking water systems on a range of topics including rate setting, financial health, data driven decision making, long-term planning, workforce issues, and effective customer communication. Glenn has also provided subject matter expertise to several leading drinking water organizations. In addition to his role at RCAP, Glenn serves as director of Water Finance Assistance.

Track: TAP Skills: Policy, $, and TMF
Title: Water and Wastewater Rate Setting
Day/Time: Tuesday, 8/16 | 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Description: This session will describe how to evaluate whether a utility’s current rates are sufficient to cover future expected costs. This will include the process, data needs, and key policy decisions for utility leaders to make.