Aqua America Announces New President of Aqua Virginia
BRYN MAWR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE: WTR) announced the appointment of John J.
Aulbach, II, P.E. as president of its Virginia subsidiary, which
provides drinking water and wastewater services to approximately 75,000
people in 38 counties and cities statewide. Aulbach succeeds Shannon
Becker, who was recently named president of Aqua North Carolina.
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John J. Aulbach, II, P.E., President of Aqua Virginia (Photo: Business Wire)
Aulbach brings more than 34 years of water industry experience to his
new role at Aqua Virginia. He joins Aqua from the Virginia Department of
Health, where he most recently served as director for the Office of
Drinking Water. Previously, Aulbach was an environmental engineering
consultant for the Office of Environmental Health Services, and he
served as a district engineer for the Office of Water Programs for more
than 18 years.
"We're fortunate to have a leader of John's caliber join Aqua," said
Aqua America Chief Operating Officer Rick Fox. "John brings a proven
track record in water and wastewater operations and management in
Virginia and an overarching focus on customer satisfaction. I'm
confident that he and our skilled and dedicated employees will continue
to improve and strengthen Aqua's water and wastewater service for our
Aulbach earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from
the Virginia Military Institute and a Master of Science degree in
environmental engineering from Virginia Tech. He is a licensed
professional engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia and has served on
the boards of the Water and Wastewater Operator and Onsite Sewage System
Professionals and the Virginia Resources Authority. Aulbach served in
the U.S. Army Reserves for 30 years and retired in 2011 as a decorated
Aqua America is one of the largest U.S.-based, publicly traded water
utilities and serves nearly 3 million people in Pennsylvania, Ohio,
North Carolina, Illinois, Texas, New Jersey, Indiana and Virginia. Aqua
America is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol
WTR. Visit AquaAmerica.com
for more information, or follow Aqua on Facebook at
facebook.com/MyAquaAmerica and on Twitter at @MyAquaAmerica.
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