VCU Board of Directors

The Valparaiso City Utilities Board of Directors is comprised of a panel of five Valparaiso residents appointed by the Mayor to serve four-year terms of office.  Each term runs from July 1st through June 30th.  This board is responsible to oversee operations, policy, and finances for the Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater Divisions.

Meetings are held: 

  • 5:00 P.M. CST
  • Second and Fourth Tuesdays of Each Month
  • Valparaiso City Utilities, 205 Billings Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383

The next VCU Board Meeting is scheduled for November 14, 2017.  Click here for upcoming agenda.

The Board is governed by the Open Door Policy as adopted by the State of Indiana, requiring board business be conducted in public and required to adhere to the City of Valparaiso Ethics Ordinance No. 37-2005.

Current Board Members:  

  • David Bengs, President
  • Mike Sur, Vice-President
  • Lori Ferngren, Secretary
  • Mark Thiros, Treasurer
  • Kurt Minko, Assistant Secretary
  • Mike Langer, Board Attorney   

Water Utility Board & Staff (1936)
 "Utility Board and Employees - 1936"