Galveston County Commissioners’ Court Reappoints Peden to Gulf Coast Authority Board of Directors

The Galveston County Commissioners’ Court has reappointed Chris Peden to the Gulf Coast Authority (GCA) for a two-year term to expire on August 31, 2023.

Mr. Peden of League City is president of Revolution Drill Bits and Managing Partner at Peden & Associates. Mr. Peden was first appointed to the GCA Board of Directors in August 2013.

“We thank Mr. Peden for his continued service on the Board of Directors to the Authority.” said Elizabeth Fazio Hale, General Manager/CEO of GCA. “We look forward to him continuing to share his knowledge in business practices to better the organization.”


Gulf Coast Authority was created by the Texas Legislature in 1969 to protect the waters of the State of Texas through environmentally sound, economically feasible, and technologically advanced wastewater and water management practices. GCA provides regional industrial and municipal wastewater treatment services, solid waste management, industrial water services, and financial services – all with the goal to protect the environment, preserve water resources, and promote industrial development for a strong economy. For more information, please visit