Assistant General Manager B. Anatole Falagan

B. Anatole Flagan


Anatole Falagan is the Assistant General Manager for Long Beach Utilities, where he has been employed since 2005 when it was formerly the Long Beach Water Department. He reports to the General Manager.

At Long Beach Utilities, Mr. Falagan oversees Finance, Resources, Engineering and Information Systems for the entire utility. He is also responsible for Long Beach Utilities’ budget and rate development for potable water, natural gas, reclaimed water and sewer services.

Mr. Falagan previously served 16 years in a number of key positions with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD), the world’s largest water supply agency. He began his career in 1983 as an engineer with Albert H. Halff Associates, Inc., of Fort Worth, Texas. In 1989, he joined the MWD’s engineering division as a Project Manager, and in 1996 was promoted to Branch Manager in MWD’s Planning and Resources Division. In 1999, he was appointed Assistant Group Manager for Water Resources where he oversaw a staff of 86 employees and a $22 million budget.

Mr. Falagan is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of California and the State of Texas.

Mr. Falagan holds a B.S. and M.S. in Civil Engineering from Stanford University and an M.B.A. from University of California, Irvine.