Managing Staff

Your Johnson County Special Utility District staff is always here to help you. Whether you need assistance with a bill or a question about your usage, we are here to serve you. Stop by and see us during our office hours!

The District’s Managing Staff sets the standard among rural water providers in Texas. Leading the team is Terry Kelley, general manager of the District since 1992, having over 30 years of experience in managing and planning public water distribution service. Kathy Rice came on board in 2013 with 20 years of experience in accounting, and has efficiently assumed the role as Controller, as well as manager of accounting. Ronnie Nichols has two titles, system operations manager and system development coordinator and is JCSUD’s longest tenured employee, beginning his career here in 1978. Nichols’ experience greatly advocates his ability to oversee the production of his crew and maintain a stable water and wastewater system.

General Manager

Terry Kelley

Project Manager

Ronnie Nichols

System Development Coordinator

Dana Collier

Operations Manager

Danny Armstrong


Kathy Rice

Customer Service Supervisor

Joshua Howard