Proudly serving the Olympic Valley since 1950 –
previously named Squaw Valley Mutual Water Company


The Olympic Valley Mutual Water Company (OVMWC) (a d/b/a of the Squaw Valley Mutual Water Company) is a non-stock, non-profit mutual water company formed in 1950 to serve the area consisting of all of Section 29, the West half and the Northeast quarter of Section 28, and the Northeast quarter of the Northwest quarter and the Northwest quarter of the Northeast quarter of Section 32; all in Township 16 North, Range 16 East, M.D.B.&M., Placer County, California.

Pursuant to OVMWC’s articles of incorporation and by-laws, OVMWC members are natural or artificial persons who own property lots in OVMWC’s service area. Owners of multiple lots have one membership per lot. The number of memberships is fixed at 280, one for each lot served by OVMWC. Each member has one vote in OVMWC’s affairs that require membership approval.

Pursuant to OVMWC’s by-laws, OVMWC is governed by a board of five directors elected by members to serve two-year terms. Directors must be OVMWC members. The election of directors takes place during the company’s annual membership meeting. Ballots are emailed with the notice announcing the annual meeting. Members who cannot attend an annual meeting may vote by proxy. If a vacancy occurs before an election, the board appoints a director to serve for the remainder of the original term.

Current Board of Directors & Corporate Officers

David Stepner

Director & President

(term expires 2025)

Alexander Lintner

Director & Vice President

(term expires 2024)

Kevin Strange

Director & Secretary

(term expires 2025)

Richard Koffler

Director & Treasurer

(term expires 2025)

Melanie Arens


(term expires 2024)

Meetings of the Board of Directors

All meetings are in-person (except when prevented by emergencies such as snowstorms, fires and road closures), and by telephone and videoconference.

In person at the Olympic Valley Public Service District
305 Olympic Valley Rd., Olympic Valley, CA 96146

Online via Google Meet – or call 929-220-3811‬ PIN: ‪269 943 833‬#

Next meetings

June 13, 2024 (2PM)

  • Roll call and establish a quorum
  • Call for public comments
  • Call for agenda additions, adopt the agenda
  • Discussion of items in packet distributed prior to the meeting
  • Annual budget & billing policies

OVMWC has no employees. The board manages OVMWC’s finances, and hires and supervises contractors to manage the company, operate and maintain the water system, control water quality, upgrade the water system’s infrastructure, and meet state and federal regulations.

Water system operations
& maintenance

Operational Technical Services (OTS)
(442) 888-5036 – Emergencies Only

Office management,
accounting & billing

Michael Dobrowski CPA
PO Box 18761, Reno, NV 89511
(530) 583-3674 | Online message