The New Braunfels Jaycees will hold their monthly Leadership Luncheon Tuesday, September 18 at noon at the McKenna Events Center. The program will be provided by Ian Taylor, New Braunfels Utilities CEO.

Taylor joined the NBU team on October 20, 2005, as the Manager of Water Operations and Maintenance. He was promoted to Chief Engineer of Water Systems in 2009 where he was in charge of water and wastewater planning, design and analysis, and program management. Taylor was named CEO of NBU on December 16, 2016, only the sixth CEO to lead the utilities in its more than 75-year history.

You do not have to be a member to attend. The luncheon is free for Jaycees members, $10 for non-members and lunch will be provided. Payment will be taken at the door. For more information, email

The Jaycees (Junior Chamber) are New Braunfels’ young professionals organization. They are made up of aspiring leaders between the ages of 18-40 who are looking to grow their network, become engaged in the community, progress their professional development, and work towards creating a better New Braunfels through volunteering and philanthropic efforts. The Jaycees help prepare their members to become the business and community leaders of New Braunfels’ future.