Judith Herschell, president of Herschell Environmental in Pittsburgh, received the award
Judith Herschell, president of Herschell Environmental in Pittsburgh, is the recipient of the 2014 American Membrane Technology Assn.’s (AMTA) Presidential Award. The award was conferred during the 2014 AWWA/AMTA Membrane Technology Conference and Exposition, which Herschell chaired. It acknowledges individuals who have made significant contributions to the growth and development of the association.
Herschell is a respected consultant in the water treatment and engineered systems industries. During her 29-year career, she has held executive positions in water treatment companies and served in leadership capacities in various professional associations. In addition, she has been a presenter and seminar instructor at many national and regional professional conferences and has authored numerous articles under the banner of “The Treatment Room” for American Water Intelligence, part of Global Water Intelligence. She also has reported on the water industry for various industry publications.
A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Geneva College, Herschell has been a member of AMTA, American Water Works Assn., Water Environment Federation and Marcellus Shale Coalition.
“It was an honor to serve as chair and to be recognized by AMTA with the Presidential Award," Herschell said. "The Program Committee, in concert with both professional organizations, organized an exceptional conference, bringing excellent value to the attendees.”