Board & Staff



Position Director Precinct Term
    President     Travis Wegenhoft     Place 7 At Large     Expires Nov. 2020
    Vice President     Mary Stavinoha     Place 1 Precinct 1     Expires Nov. 2020
    Secretary     Sam Parks     Place 3 Precinct 3     Expires Nov. 2020
    Treasurer     Ann Pavliska     Place 5 At Large     Expires Nov. 2020
    Director     Andy Labay     Place 6 At Large     Expires Nov. 2022
    Director      Russell Trefny     Place 2 Precinct 2     Expires Nov. 2022
    Director     Al Mahalitc     Place 4 Precinct 4     Expires Nov. 2022


2020 Election Calendar (click here to print)

Application packets for a place on the election ballot as a candidate may be obtained from the District office located at 910 Milam Street in Columbus, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8 a.m and 5 p.m. The first day to file for a place on the ballot is July 18, 2020. Applications must be turned in to the District office no later than 5 p.m. on August 17, 2020. Positions up for election are:

Director - Place 1, Precinct 1

Director - Place 3, Precinct 3

Director - Place 5, At Large

Director - Place 7, At Large


James E. "Jim" Brasher, General Manager

CCGCD hired Jim Brasher as General Manager in October of 2008. Mr. Brasher was born and raised in Weimar and graduated from Weimar High School. He received his Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Geology from Texas A&M University. As part of the oil and gas industry for the previous 26 years, Mr. Brasher worked internationally and domestically in development, exploration, and in reasearch as an individual contributor and in management. He is a Professional Geologist and has published numerous articles on subsurface geology. Mr. Brasher resides in Columbus with his wife, Amanda. 


Kim Kansteiner, Office Manager

CCGCD welcomed Kim Kansteiner as Office Manager in April of 2009. Ms. Kansteiner was raised in Weimar where she graduated from Weimar High School. She later earned an Associates degree in Business with a concentration in Human Resources Management from Baker College. Ms. Kansteiner resides in Weimar. 

Office Holidays

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Presidents' Day

Good Friday

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Columbus Day

Veterans Day

Thanksgiving Day and the following day

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day and the following day