At our 110th Annual Meeting, held on November 7-9, in Manalapan (West Palm Beach), Florida, WWEMA elected new officers and directors. The 2019 WWEMA Executive Committee comprises:

  • Chairman John Dyson, Product Channel Manager-AquaPrime, Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. (Loves Park, IL)
  • Chairman-Elect Michael Dimitriou, President, WRT LLC (Arvada, CO)
  • Vice-Chairman John Collins, Chief Executive Officer, JCM Industries, Inc. (Nash, TX)
  • Treasurer Vince Baldasare, Sales Manager, Gorman-Rupp Company (Mansfield, OH)
  • Immediate Past Chairman Thacher Worthen, President and Chief Executive Officer, Schreiber LLC (Trussville, AL)

Five members were newly elected to the WWEMA 2019 Board of Directors:

  • Mark Handzel, Vice President of Product Regulatory Affairs and Compliance, Xylem, Inc. (Morton Grove, IL)
  • Sergio Pino-Jelcic, Sales Manager, Evoqua Water Technologies LLC (Waukesha, WI)
  • Paul Ravelli, Sales Manager, Suez Treatment Technologies and Solutions (Haddonfield, NJ)
  • Nick Peyton, Vice President and General Manager, Specialty Valves, Mueller Water Products (Atlanta, GA)
  • Henk-Jan van Ettekoven, President, Huber Technology, Inc. (Huntsville, NC)

In addition, the membership re-elected Marwan Nesicolaci, Global Senior Vice President, De Nora Water (Colmar, PA) for a second three-year term.