April 08, 2019
CHARLESTON, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water has named Robert Burton president of West Virginia
American Water effective today. Burton is replacing Brian Bruce, who has
left American Water.
Burton has 22 years of utility management experience and most recently
served as the senior director of operations for Pennsylvania American
Water. In that role, Burton led operations that provide reliable water
and wastewater service to more than 865,000 people in the company’s
central, northeast, southeast divisions, overseeing more than 50 water
systems, 10 wastewater systems, 500 employees and 200 municipalities. In
his new role, Burton will work to strengthen customer, regulatory and
local government relationships in West Vi...