Professional Activities:


  • National Water Resources Association (NWRA) - Treasurer 2007-2008; Vice President 2009-2010; President 2011-2012; Board of Directors - Member; Water and Property Rights Task Force - Co-Chairman; Policy Development Committee formerly Resolutions Committee - Member
  • Colorado River Water Users’ Association (CRWUA) - Resolutions Committee - Vice Chairman
  • Governor's Statewide Water Advisory Group (SWAG) - Member
  • Governor's Colorado River Advisory Council (CRAC) - Member
  • Governor's Clean Colorado River Alliance - Member
  • Multi-Species Conservation Program Steering Committee - Yuma Area Voting Representative
  • Agribusiness & Water Council of Arizona - Executive Committee Member
  • Family Farm Alliance - Advisory Committee Member
  • International Boundary and Water Commission Colorado River Citizen's Forum - Member
  • Yuma Area Water Resource Management Group (YAWRMG) - Representative
  • Imperial Dam Advisory Board - Alternate Member
  • Gila Gravity Main Canal Administrative Board - Representative
  • State Bar of Arizona - Continuing Legal Education Committee-former member; Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Committee-member- Chairman 2006 to present
  • Coordinator Yuma County Agriculture Water Coalition

Wade Noble


Wade and his wife Kathy are the parents of five children. He is a fifth-generation native Arizonan, born in Safford and growing up in Wilcox. After a family move to Tempe, he graduated from Tempe High School. His Bachelor’s Degree is from the University of Arizona (1973) and his Juris Doctor Degree from St. Mary’s University of San Antonio (1977).

Wade has been in private practice in Yuma since 1978. He was a member of the Westover Law Firm until its dissolution in 1996. In that year, he formed the Noble Law Offices.

Primary clients include: Wellton-Mohawk Irrigation and Drainage District, Yuma Irrigation District, North Gila Valley Irrigation and Drainage District, Hohokam Irrigation District and Unit B Irrigation and Drainage District.