Public Utilities Department
Andy directs the operation and maintenance of the City's 10 MGD Lime Softening Water Treatment Plant and Distribution System, assuring delivery of safe drinking water with adequate water pressure and flow for our Fire Department to fight fires. Andy monitors the progress of the water system and plans for the future needs of the City. Andy is the designated Operator in Charge of the Water Treatment Plant.
Andy is a veteran of the U.S. Army and was part of the first Patriot Missile Battalion ever deployed. He has worked as a Carpenter and a Maintenance Mechanic. Andy began his career in the water and wastewater field at the City of Eaton, Ohio, where he held several positions including Meter Reader/Utility Worker, Treatment Plant Operator, Chief Treatment Plant Operator and Superintendent of Public Works.
Andy currently holds an OEPA Class III certification as a Water Supply Operator and a Class IV certification as a Wastewater Works Operator. He is a longtime member of the American Water Works Association and the Water Environment Federation.
Andy and his wife Teresa of twenty years have four children, Taylor Melissa, Andre' Robert, Aaron William, and Trinity Elise. Andy is an avid sportsman with a special passion for bow hunting. Andy especially loves to spend time in the outdoors with his family.