MBA with Honors, Concentration in Finance, Rollins College, 1999
BS in Economics, Concentration in Entrepreneurial Management, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
BAS in Management and Technology, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
Experience in performing the following services to public utility and solid waste enterprises:
Rate and Cost of Service Studies Strategic Business and Resource Planning Services Business Plans Capacity Fees / Impact Fees and Other Charges to New Development Capital Financing Plans Bond Feasibility Studies Valuation and Acquisition Studies Contract Negotiations, Developer Agreements, Policy Development Litigation Services and Expert Testimony Customer and Sales Forecasting Operational and Management Studies Computer Modeling for Rates and Financial Planning
I serve on the American Water Works Association's (AWWA) national Rates and Charges Committee, which consists of about fifty (50) leading utility industry consultants, utility directors, and academics; the group is responsible for writing and maintaining the AWWA ratemaking manuals of practice. I am also a member of AWWA's Small Systems Technical Review Committee.
Mantz, Bryan A. and Robert J. Ori. Utility Rates and the Political Environment. Journal AWWA 103:8: Pages 51 - 62. August 2011. Winner of the national 2012 AWWA Management & Leadership Division Best Paper Award.
Mantz, Bryan A. and Henry L. Thomas. Utility Impact Fees: Practices and Challenges. Journal AWWA 104:4: Pages E218 - E230. April 2012. Winner of the national 2013 AWWA Management & Leadership Division Best Paper Award
Mantz, Bryan A. Optimal Debt Management Practices for Local Government Enterprises. Journal of Government Financial Management. Fall 2012 Issue: Pages 18 - 22.
Mantz, Bryan A. Utility Transfers to the General Fund: What Is Reasonable, Fair, and Legal? Journal AWWA. 104:10: Pages E530 - E539. October 2012.
Mantz, Bryan A. The Finance Director's Role in Helping Public Enterprises Look Their Best. Government Finance Review. October 2012 Issue: Pages 50 - 55.
Ori, Robert J. and Bryan A. Mantz. Preparing for Rate Studies and Bond Financings: Is Your Utility Ready? Florida Water Resources Journal. May 2013. Paper also presented at FSAWWA Fall 2012 Conference.
Co-author of AWWA Manual of Practice 29 (M29): Water Utility Capital Financing, Fourth Edition. Published in 2014.
Co-author of AWWA Manual of Practice 54 (M54): Developing Rates for Small Systems, Second Edition. Scheduled for publication in 2014.