2505 Alluvial Avenue 

Clovis, California 93611

Phone   (559) 438-8418

Cellular (559) 906-8424

Fax       (559) 438-0480

 BrianHauss@WaterAgency.com 

 

Career Highlights:         

   Coordinated water resources for largest irrigation district in the nation

   5 years of real estate management/marketing experience

   Accredited Farm Manager - ASFMRA

   California Real Estate Salesperson License

   Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural and Managerial Economics  from the University of California at Davis - Highest Honors

 

Experience:         

The Water Agency, Inc.                                                            Fresno, CA

Vice President                                                               01 to Present

 

Westlands Water District                                                            Fresno, CA

Supervisor of Water Resources                                      00 to 01

    

        Plan, organize, assign, direct, review and supervise the work of assigned staff engaged in the preparation and analysis of various water plans, reports and studies. 

        Perform technical work and policy analysis related to the preservation, restoration, enhancement and management of District water resources.

        Monitor, evaluate and coordinate with other agencies on Central Valley Project operations and water supply forecasts.

        Serve as a District representative at meetings of local, State, or Federal agencies.

 

 

The Prudential  - Capital Agricultural Property Services          Fresno, CA

Senior Manager                                                            94 to 00

        Created and implemented asset management programs for 12 agricultural properties including almond, pistachio, prune, walnut, varietal winegrape and open ground properties located throughout California's prime growing regions, with a combined value of more than $75 million.

        Assisted with negotiations and successfully acquired eight agricultural real estate transactions for two institutional clients, with a combined capital outlay of more than $50 million.  Assisted with the sale of over $45 million of agricultural real estate assets.

        Managed over 3,400 acres of almond, pistachio, prune, walnut and premium winegrape developments.  These projects required project planning, site evaluations, due diligence review, environmental  reviews, budgeting, financial analysis, contract negotiations, progress inspections, marketing and property management.

 

USDA Agricultural Marketing Services                           Los Angeles, CA

 Fruit and Vegetable Market News Reporter                                92 to 94