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FCS GROUP President John Ghilarducci celebrates 30 years with firm

John Ghilarducci is FCS GROUP's President, and a principal and shareholder with 33 years of professional experience, including 30 years with the firm. His practice focuses on all aspects of utility rate studies and utility and general services system development charge (SDC) and impact fee studies -- from technical modeling and policy analysis to public [...]

By |2021-02-18T11:34:02-08:00February 18th, 2021|

Meet the FCS GROUP Team – Angie Sanchez Virnoche, Vice President and Principal

Angie Sanchez Virnoche is an FCS GROUP vice president, principal and shareholder with 28 years of experience providing financial, cost of service and rate design solutions for water, sewer, stormwater, solid waste and electric utilities. Her industry experience also includes current/recent roles with the American Water Works Association National Rates and Charges Subcommittee and [...]

By |2020-08-21T15:34:21-07:00August 21st, 2020|

Meet The FCS GROUP Team – Project Manager, Matt Hobson

Matt is an FCS GROUP project manager with expertise in financial and policy analysis for solid waste, electric, water, and sewer utilities. He has specialized expertise in utility demand forecasting and data analytics/statistical testing. In addition to enterprise fund work, he also delivers general government financial planning, LEAN process improvement evaluation, and development fee [...]

By |2020-08-19T13:58:47-07:00August 19th, 2020|

Meet The FCS GROUP Team – Project Manager, Andy Baker

Andy Baker is an FCS GROUP project manager who provides cost-of-service rates analysis for water and wastewater utilities throughout the United States. He has specialized expertise in rate affordability and supporting agencies operating under USEPA consent decree. Recently, Andy has been supporting clients in addressing COVID-19-related financial impacts.

By |2020-08-19T13:59:40-07:00August 19th, 2020|

Welcome New Analyst, Colton Richard

FCS GROUP welcomes water policy and utility finance analyst, Colton Richard, to the team. Colton offers a unique qualitative and quantitative set of skills in preparing analytical models and developing financial strategies to support utility operations. In his free time Colton is an avid fisherman who enjoys exploring the Rocky Mountains throughout all of [...]

By |2020-08-06T15:26:05-07:00August 6th, 2020|

Welcome New Analyst, Sam Ault

FCS GROUP welcomes utility finance analyst, Sam Ault, to the team. Sam specializes in rate modeling for water, sewer and stormwater utilities throughout the Pacific Northwest. In his free time Sam enjoys brushing up on his Spanish speaking skills and would love to get back to South America to visit.

By |2020-08-06T15:23:00-07:00August 6th, 2020|

Jason Mumm Elected as AWWA Rates and Charges Committee Chair

Congratulations to Principal and Shareholder Jason Mumm on his election as Chair to the AWWA Rates and Charges Committee. FCS GROUP is excited to announce that Jason Mumm has been elected to the American Water Works Association Rates and Charges Committee Chairmanship. Jason is an FCS GROUP principal and shareholder with specialized financial and [...]

By |2020-07-31T15:29:14-07:00July 31st, 2020|

Brooke Tacia Appointed to Association of Women in Public Finance Board

Congratulations to FCS GROUP Project Manager Brooke Tacia for her appointment to the Association of Women in Public Finance Pacific Northwest Chapter Board of Directors. Brooke is an FCS GROUP project manager specializing in water, sewer, and stormwater utility financial analyses, cost-of-service assessments, and connection charge studies for utilities. In addition, Brooke also develops [...]

By |2020-07-31T15:16:49-07:00July 31st, 2020|