Awards Committee

Welcome to the Awards Committee Home Page

Rocco Maiellano, Chairman (Letter from the Chairman)

Richard D. Eustace, NJWEA Past President / WEF Delegate

Josh Palombo, South Section President

Carrie Anne Lyons, Central Section President

Steve Wendowski, North Section President

Joseph Bonaccoroso, NJWEA Past President

Robert Fischer, NJWEA Past President

Robert Sokolowski, NJWEA Treasurer

John Schneekloth, NJWEA Industrial Wastwater Committee

Henry Penley, NJWEA Past President

Peter Postorino, Site Remediation Committee

Tom Grenci, NJWEA Past President / WEF Delegate

John Reardon, NJWEA President Elect

Jill Plesnarksi, NJWEA Vice President

Emily Zidanic, YP Member

Dave Kennedy, Member

Jack Lagrosa, NJWEA Executive Director

Robert De Block, NJWEA President

Awards Descriptions

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Quarter Century Operator Award

The Quarter Century Operator Club recognizes operators of wastewater treatment facilities for their service and dedication in a difficult and dangerous profession.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Member of WEF for a minimum of five consecutive years immediately preceding application.
  • Significant, full-time participant in the water environment profession for a minimum of 25 years, 10 years of which must have been in active participation in the day-to-day collections, maintenance, operations, laboratory, or management of a wastewater transportation or treatment facility.
  • Complete and detailed resume of experience.
  • Completed and signed application

Quarter Century Operator AWARD Application