Chief Executive Officer
Craig Beckman joined Aqua Membranes as Chief Executive Officer in 2017 and brings 25 years of experience in the water treatment industry. Craig began his career at Osmonics (later acquired by GE) then led the global sales efforts for integrated water and waste solutions for GE Water & Process. With his wealth of knowledge and expertise in business development, Craig went on to hold executive leadership positions within MIOX, including CEO. He left MIOX after it was acquired by Johnson Matthey PLC in 2016. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin.
Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Rodney Herrington established Aqua Membranes LLC in 2011. With more than 20 years of experience in engineering and process treatment, he sought to develop innovative solutions to improve the performance and efficiency of membrane technologies. Prior to Aqua Membranes, Rodney served as Chief Technology Officer for MIOX Corporation where he developed an extensive intellectual property portfolio in potable water, wastewater, cooling tower, aquatic, and food & beverage applications. Rodney holds a BS in Aerospace and an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University.
Vice President, Engineering
Kevin Roderick joined Aqua Membranes in 2011 as Technology Director. He has led the development of Aqua Membranes’ innovative Printed Spacer Technology™ and currently holds 23 patents. Prior to Aqua Membranes, he served as Vice President of Technology for NanoPore. Kevin is a graduate of the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology with a BS in Physics.
Kendall Weingardt joined Aqua Membranes in 2012 as a Chemical Engineer responsible for the company’s membrane development. He holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of New Mexico School of Engineering and an MBA from the Robert O. Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico.
Collin Weingardt joined Aqua Membranes in 2017 as a Manufacturing Technician responsible for the company’s membrane production. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of New Mexico and will complete his MBA from the Robert O. Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico in 2019.
Sarah Beckman joined Aqua Membranes in 2018 as a part-time employee and leads the company’s marketing efforts. She brings a wealth of experience as a communications trainer, published author, public speaker, and entrepreneur. She is responsible for corporate communications, trade shows, branding, and social media, among other things. She holds a BA in Journalism/Advertising from the University of Wisconsin.