About the Author
Bob Leilich is President of The Woodlands MUD 1 and served previously as President and Trustee of former MUD 2. He is an original member of The Township Drainage Task Force (now One Water Task Force), and was the initiator of the current study to control flooding by Spring Creek. He has witnessed the devastation of flooding among family members, in the subdivision where he lives, and helping some residents recover from flood damage. He has spoken or provided testimony at the Texas Water Development Board, Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District, and Groundwater Management Area 14. He has degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Management. He was a professional consultant for 40 years before his retirement in 2010.