The WWEMA Board of Directors and members elected new officers and directors during the 111th Annual Meeting, November 6-8, in Litchfield Park (Phoenix), Arizona. Outgoing Board Chairman John Dyson welcomed incoming Chairman Mike Dimitriou during the closing session. WWEMA’s Executive Committee is now comprised of:

  • Chairman Michael Dimitriou, President, WRT LLC (Westminster, CO)
  • Chairman-Elect John Collins, Chief Executive Officer, JCM Industries, Inc. (Nash, TX)
  • Vice-Chairman Vince Baldasare, Sales Manager, Gorman-Rupp Company (Mansfield, OH)
  • Treasurer Diane Meyer, Director of Marketing, Val-Matic Valve and Manufacturing Corporation (Elmhurst, IL)
  • Immediate Past Chairman John Dyson, Product Channel Manager-AquaPrime, Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. (Loves Park, IL)

Additional changes to the WWEMA Board of Directors include the following persons elected to their first term:

  • William Flores, Vice-President, Municipal Systems, Smith and Loveless Inc.
  • Eric LaCoppola, President, E-One Corporation
  • Michelle McNish, President, Walker Process Equipment
  • Fritz Egger, General Manager, SPIRAC (USA) Inc.

The following will return to the Board to serve their second term:

  • Tom McCurdy, Director of Sales-Western US Environmental, Aerzen USA
  • Emile Musallam, Regional Sales Manager, DeNora Water Technologies, Inc. (filling vacant term)
  • Adam Neumayer, Managing Director WWW, Hydro International

Additionally, Fritz Egger was selected to serve on WWEMA’s Investment Committee to fill a vacancy. This Committee helps to direct the management of WWEMA financial assets.