New Jersey American Water Names Thomas Shroba Vice President of Operations
VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
New Jersey American Water has announced that Thomas Shroba has been
promoted to Vice President of Operations. Shroba is replacing Kevin
Kirwan, who was recently promoted to Vice President of Operational
Excellence for American Water.
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Thomas Shroba has been named Vice President of Operations for New Jersey American Water. (Photo: Business Wire)
"Tom has the experience, determination and vision to lead our
operations," said Rob MacLean, president of New Jersey American Water.
"His exceptional leadership skills and extensive utility and operations
knowledge will help us continue to provide outstanding water service to
our customers across the state."
As vice president of Operations, Shroba will oversee all New Jersey
American Water operations including Water and Wastewater Treatment,
Transmission and Distribution, Field Services, SCADA, Water Quality and
Environmental Compliance, Customer Advocacy and Metering. He will also
provide strategic input into statewide growth and development
opportunities and continue to support the company's commitment to safety
for its employees and customers.
With nearly 30 years of experience at American Water, Shroba has served
in various operations and engineering leadership roles including
Distribution supervisor, Transmission and Distribution superintendent,
Network Operations superintendent and Field Operations manager. Most
recently, he served as senior director of Operations for the company's
North region, in which he was responsible for maintaining water
operating systems serving 32 municipalities and managing a staff of 100
union and non-union employees.
Shroba earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the
New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, N.J. He holds a
Professional Engineer certification and T-2 and W-2 licenses from the NJ
Department of Environmental Protection.
New Jersey American Water, a subsidiary of American Water, is the
largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing
high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to
approximately 2.7 million people. More information can be found at www.newjerseyamwater.com.
With a history dating back to 1886, American Water (NYSE: AWK) is the
largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and
wastewater utility company. The company employs 6,800 dedicated
professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water,
wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people
in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. More information can be found by
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