Association of State Dam Safety Officials

Registered Name
Association of State Dam Safety Officials Inc
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Founded in 1991, Association of State Dam Safety Officials is a human services nonprofit focused on professional societies & associations. It is a relatively small organization, with $2.8m in revenue and 9 employees. Association of State Dam Safety Officials is headquartered in Lexington, KY and its executive director is Lori C. Spragens as of June, 2019.


Annual Budget
June 2019
+14% Growth
Program Spending
Fundraising Spending
Management Spending



The assoc works toward increasing dam safety in the us by providing educational tools & forums for dam engineers & dam owners, by coordinating a communication network within the dam community,offering an information clearinghouse on dam safety advocating for strong state and federal policies on dam safety and administering public awareness programs. As part of the association's goal to promote and share best practices in dam safety, in order to reduce the risk associated with their dam(s), the association offered a number of peer reviews to dam owners/operators. Services included providing a team of dam safety program experts to the owner to review, write a report and make recommendations to the owners on how to improve their programs based on association guidelines and industry standards. New services under this program included the development of procedures for performing ferc-mandated owners' dam safety program audits.


Roger P. Adams President
Jonathan D. Garton Past President
Hal Van Aller President Elect
Bill Mccormick Treasurer
Charles Thompson Secretary
Alon Dominitz Director
Nathan Graves Director
Karen Goff Director
Dusty Myers Director
Kenneth E. Smith Director
Ed Knight Director
David Griffin Director
Greg Paxson Director
Lori C. Spragens Executive Director
Source: IRS 990