Peter Connell

Peter Connell

President

Peter is the President of the Rhode Island Clean Water Association.  A member since 1997,  Peter has served as Secretary (1998), Treasurer (1999 – 2000 & 2015 – 2017), Vice President (2018 & 2019), Golf Chair (2003 – 2011) & (2015 to Present), Finance Chair (2015 – 2017).  Peter was a recipient of the Marvelle Award in 1999 and Collections System Operator of the Year in 2004. In addition, he has received the WEF Quarter Century Award.

Peter holds a RI State Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators Certification Grade 2, a  NEWEA Collections O&M Certification Grade 2, PACP, MACP, and LACP Certification, RIDEM Wastewater Operator Management Boot Camp 2015-2016 and has been a NEWEA/WEF Member since 1998.

RI Resource Recovery Corp. Senior Project and Infrastructure Systems Manager (August 2021 to Present), Inland Waters, Inc., in Johnston, RI Project Manager (April 2017 to Present), RI Resource Recovery Corp. Treatment Systems Manager (April 2014 to August 2021) Environmental Scientist (December 2008 to March 2014) Weston & Sampson Project Superintendent (July 2007 to December 2008) Veolia Water, Cranston WWTF Collections Project Coordinator (October 2001 to July 2007) Plexus Corp. Project Scheduler (August 2001 to October 2001) USFilter, Cranston WWTF Collections Systems Supervisor (April 1999 to August 2001) Assistant Collections System Supervisor (September 1997 to April 1999) Narragansett Water Pollution Control Association.