Aqua America, Inc.’s (NYSE: WTR) Regional President of Regulated Operations Rick Fox today announced the appointment of Shannon Becker as president of Aqua Virginia, Inc. Becker previously was the interim chief operating officer of the Virginia subsidiary.
“Tim brings a wealth of experience in large-scale, well-run organizations to his new job,” said Fox. “And he’ll be in a strong position to share that knowledge and coordinate operational improvements across the state.”Before joining Aqua Virginia, Castillo was executive director of the Nelson County Service Authority in Lovingston, Virginia, where he managed all aspects of water and wastewater facilities serving five communities in Nelson County. He was previously director of utility services in Bristol, Tennessee. Castillo was also the treatment plant manager for large water plants, water distribution systems, and sewer plants in Nashville, Tennessee. He is a former president of the Virginia Water and Wastewater Authorities Association and served on the board of directors for the Virginia Rural Water Association. Castillo holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Marietta College and a Master of Science degree in environmental health with a concentration in water resource management from East Tennessee State University. Aqua America, Inc. is a U.S.-based publicly traded water and wastewater utility holding company that serves approximately three million residents in Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina, Illinois, Texas, Florida, New Jersey, Indiana, Virginia, and Georgia. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50370855&lang=en