Larry Deutsch will assume the new position Aug. 30, 2013
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) has appointed Larry Deutsch director of communications, effective Aug. 30, 2013. Deutsch will report directly to Dave Haatja, CEO of WQA.
Deutsch has served as communications director for the Southwestern Electrical Cooperative, the Missouri Credit Union Assn. and Youth in Need. He holds a Master of Arts in nonprofit management and a BA in Russian and business administration.
As WQA’s director of communications, Deutsch will be responsible for strategy and delivery of all messaging including public relations, convention, program services and the WQA website. The communications director position was recently created to focus more resources on reaching out to the public and to increase communication within the industry.