2020-21 WQA Board of Governors and Board of Directors

As per the Association’s bylaws, the affairs of WQA shall be under the direction of a 24-person board of directors, consisting of fifteen members elected by the manufacturer/supplier/retail membership category and nine by the dealer membership category. 

Eight of the 24 directors shall also serve as a board of governors. They will include the four officers (board president, vice-president, secretary and treasurer), the immediate past president, and three governors-at-large. 

Officers

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President
DJ Shannahan, 
MWS, CI, CCO
Sharp Water Culligan
Salisbury, MD 

 
Vice President
Toby Thomas
Kinetico Incorporated
Newbury, OH


 
 Treasurer
James F. Stern
A.O. Smith Corporation
Milwaukee, WI


 
Secretary
Kelly Johnson, CWS
Quality Water Services
Ponca City, OK


 

 Governors

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Immediate Past President
Stephen Ver Strat
Amway
Ada, MI

Governor-at-Large
Judd Larned
Culligan International 
Rosemont, IL
 

Governor-at-Large
Mike Mitchell
PUR Water Filtration Products
(KAZ US
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Marlboro, MA

Governor-at-Large
Amanda Moore, CWS
Atlantic Filter Corporation
West Palm Beach, FL

Directors

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Mark Campbell
DS Services
of America, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
 
Darwin "Buzz" Goldstein, MWS
Charger Water Treatment
Products, LLC
Elgin, IL
Larry Gottlieb
ResinTech, Inc.
West Berlin, NJ 

 
Kurt Gruett, CWS
Water-Right, Inc.
Appleton, WI

 
 

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Douglas Haring,
MWS, CI, CWR
Clack Corporation
Ponte Vedra, FL

Michael Herman
Ultrapure & Industrial Services, LLC
Dallas, TX

Jeffrey B. Hill, MWS
Robert B. Hill Co
Minneapolis, MN

 

Trent Jacobi
GE Appliances
Louisville, KY
 

 

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William Jefferis, CWS
Freeman Water Treatment
Jackson, MS 
 
Lee Knudson
Cargill Salt
Hopkins, MN

 

Sun Yong Lee
Coway Co. Ltd
Gongju-si, Republic of Korea

Donald K. McGhee, MWS
HydroSystems, Inc.
Harlingen, TX

 
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Michael McGowan, MWS
McGowan Water Conditioning, Inc.
Mankato, MN

Douglas A. Ramer,
MWS, CWR
Martin Water Conditioning
Myerstown, PA

Gregory Reyneke, MWS 
Red Fox Advisors 
 Orem, UT
 

Chris Wilker
Canature WaterGroup U.S.A., Inc.
White Bear Lake, MN