Operator Certification Committee

Reports to: Education and Public Affairs Council


To serve and be recognized by the CTDPH as “Stakeholders” per EPA requirements for state water operator certification programs.

To assist in review of water operator training courses for CTDPH “approval” (course agenda, topic areas, instructors, course material, references, etc.).

To balance the needs of the community of water operators (certified and not certified) with those of regulatory agencies.

To serve as subject matter experts as needed for various projects such as proposed regulation changes.

To increase the number of certified operators in Connecticut.

To increase awareness of the certified water operator profession.

Operator Certification Committee Annual Report

State Certified Operators Program

Brad Malay-Chair
Reginal Water Authority
90 Sargent Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
Phone: (203) 915-4622
Email: [email protected]
Andrew Hurlbut-Vice Chair
Professional Water Systems, Inc.
963 Ethan Allen Highway
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Phone: (203) 948-8113
Fax: (203) 438-8499
Email: [email protected]
Raymond Esponda
City of New Britain
1000 Shuttle Meadow Avenue 
New Britain, CT 06025
Phone: (860) 826-3532
Fax: (860) 827-2090
Email: [email protected]
Diane Johnson
Atlantic States Rural Water
1130 Ten Rod Road, Suite D-102
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Phone: (401) 667-0511
Fax: (401) 667-0522
Email: [email protected]
William Sullivan
Connecticut Dept. of Public Health
410 Capitol Avenue, MS #51 WAT
P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Phone: (860) 509-7336
Fax: (860) 509-7359
Email: [email protected]
Tom Cutler
Norwich Public Utilities
16 South Golden Street
Norwich, CT 06360
Phone: (860) 887-3162
Fax: (860) 887-3162
Email: [email protected]
Rick Brown
Regional Water Authority
90 Sargent Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
Phone: (203) 484-9955
Fax: (203) 603-4817
Email: [email protected]
Jimmy Sima
Sima Drilling
150 Schoolhouse Road
Cheshire, CT 06410
Phone: (203) 631-0898
Fax: (203) 250-7199
Email: [email protected]
Trevor Roberts,
The Metropolitan District
1420 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06107
Phone: (860) 313-0031 Ext. 3804
Fax: (860) 561-9818
Email: [email protected]