DW Operator Certification: WTFOCB

NC Water Treatment Facility Operator Certification Board


September 17, 2024

Archdale Building

512 N. Salisbury St., Ground Floor Hearing Room

Raleigh, NC

10:00 A.M.

Meeting Agenda will be posted here closer to the meeting date.



  • To protect the public health and to conserve and protect the water resources of the state
  • To protect the public investment in water treatment facilities
  • To provide for the classifying of public water treatment facilities
  • To require the examination of water treatment facility operators and the certification of their competency to supervise the operation of water treatment facilities
  • To establish the procedures for such classification and certification
  • To provide for the certification of personnel operating the distribution portion of a water treatment facility.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Water Treatment Facility Operators Certification Board, please click here and then go to the Current Openings tab to apply.
If you have questions about the process, please contact Chris Brown at 919.707.9041.
Current Members
  • A director of utilities, water superintendent, or equivalent position with a NC municipality
    • Sam Call, Wilkesboro, CHAIRMAN
  • Water treatment facility operator
    • Rani Holland, Mooresville
  • Employed by private water utility or private industry and who is responsible for the operation or supervision of a water supply and treatment facility
    • Jonathan Pons, Icard
  • Manager of a NC municipality using a surface water supply
    • Vacant
  • Not certified or regulated under this Article, representing the interest of the public at large
    • La'Meshia Whittington, Holly Springs
  • Employed by the DEQ and working in the field of water supply;
    • Dr. Rebecca Sadosky, Raleigh
  • Manager of a NC municipality using a treated groundwater supply
    • Vacant
  • Faculty member of a college or university whose major field is related to water supply
    • Dr. Orlando Coronell, Chapel Hill



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