Kody Ballard joined the Desalitech sales team in 2016 and currently serves as Regional Director for the Northeast of the US. Having a special interest in water and wastewater treatment processes, Kody was attracted to Desalitech by the disruption it was bringing to the reverse osmosis marketplace as a breakthrough innovation. In his time with the company, Kody has supported a multitude of major clients in both first introducing the CCRO technology to their portfolio, as well as expanding upon the value provided through additional installations. Kody has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Michael Boyd has been in the water industry for over fifteen years and currently serves as Regional Director at Desalitech. He spent the majority of his career serving the industrial and municipal markets with innovative water and wastewater solutions. In 2011, Michael installed the first CCRO system in the USA to operate side by side with a traditional, multi-stage RO. After seeing the results over the course of a year, he subsequently joined Desalitech as the first commercial US employee in 2012. Michael has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology from the University of Central Florida.
Matthew Jones is a professional engineer with thirteen years of experience in the water industry. He currently serves as a Regional Director with Desalitech, based in Orlando, Florida. His primary responsibility is to develop advanced membrane solutions for industrial and municipal applications across the globe. These integrated solutions range from high-purity process and ingredient water streams to wastewater reuse projects. Matthew’s background also includes water quality studies, flood mitigation, mine reclamation planning, membrane cleaning, and hydrodynamic modeling.
Austin Parker is an experienced sales professional, who has worked extensively with fortune 500 companies to deliver cost and water reduction strategies for a wide array of applications including; ingredient water, boiler feed water, wastewater reuse, rinse water and potable water. Austin has been with Desalitech a DuPont Brand for three years and is well known for his ability to work with customers and to identify the best possible solution to improve the customers efficiency.
Stephen is the Regional Director over the Gulf Coast territory as he resides in Lafayette, LA and is a proud graduate of the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. His 10+ years of sales & business development experience includes selling industrial process equipment to the chemical processing industry, refining & petrochemical plants, power plants & various other markets. One of the key principles he has learned that he attributes to his success in sales is, “seek first to understand, then to be understood”. Make it a point to value your customers interests & objectives over your own!
Todd Sturtz has more than fifteen years of varied experience in water and wastewater treatment equipment and currently serves as Municipal Director at Desalitech. The innovative CCRO process created by Desalitech caught Todd’s eye in 2019, and he happily joined the team to share the good news of Closed Circuit RO with the municipal marketspace in the USA. Todd has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Central Florida and holds a PE License in the state of Florida. He enjoys travel, and good food and drink.
Geoff VanderBloomer joined Desalitech in 2019 as the Regional Sales Director for the Midwest US. Fascinated with CCRO’s advanced autonomous operation and efficiency, Geoff was excited to join the Desalitech culture and be part of an industry-changing technology company. Geoff has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Science Engineering from Marquette University, and has extensive background working with enterprise-level companies, helping them adopt and realize the benefits of new technologies.
Desalitech is very proud of our continued success and award wins. We have been presented awards from varying industries for varying attributes. From our technology to our work place culture, we value all of the awards we are given. Click below to see all of the awards Desalitech has had the honor of receiving.