Dan Hartman, PWLF

Director of Region IX

Dan Hartman has been the Director of Public Works for the City of Golden, Colo., since 1988. He is responsible for engineering, streets, water supply treatment and distribution, wastewater collection, environmental services, stormwater, capital construction, traffic engineering, fleet, and the City’s Building Department. Prior to working for the City of Golden, he held director positions for the City of Tustin, Calif., and the City of Steamboat Springs, Colo.

Hartman has served the Colorado Chapter as a Director, Secretary, President-Elect and President, and as the chapter delegate to the Council of Chapters. He has worked as a committee member on the chapter leadership and management conference and is one of the committee members that started and maintains the chapter’s Public Works Institute. At the national level, Hartman served on the Leadership and Management Committee for six years and chaired the committee for two years. In addition, he is a member of the APWA Credentialing focus group. Previously serving as the Colorado Chapter delegate to the Council of Chapters, he currently serves as the Region IX Director. He received APWA’s International Service Award in 2010 and was named an APWA Top Ten Public Works Leader of the Year in 2009.