This committee will consist of at least three (3) members. The Second Vice-President will be the Chairperson and the other two (2) or more members will be appointed by the President. The duty of the Public Relations part of this committee will be to promote the AWWMA and its members in a positive light to those within the water and wastewater industry and the public. This shall include, but may not be limited to the media, local communities, state and federal governmental arenas. Those promotions may be business or social. The committee shall also assist local communities and offices in recognizing the AWWMA’s manager of the year recipients and known retiring members. Examples of this assistance may include hosting a reception, preparing a news release or any other form of recognition approved by the AWWMA executive Board and the recipient or retiree. The duty of the Publications part of this committee will be to review and update the AWWMA reference manual and shall assist in updating the Legislative Committee call system, as well as prepare any publication which the executive board deems necessary for the benefit of the organization.