The Experts of Eco-Files
Bob Davisson has over 25 years of experience working at the ACUA as a lab analyst and also holds an S-2 Public Wastewater Treatment System License. Bob's analytical and troubleshooting skills make him an essential part of the laboratory team. His work analyzing samples at the lab ensures that ACUA's wastewater treatment facility operates safely and efficiently. Bob is an active volunteer both with the ACUA and his community.
Dave is currently the director at Ocean Institute-Brookdale Community College, sharing marine science with thousands of students and teachers each year. For the past 15 years, he has also been an adjunct professor at Rutgers University, teaching oceanography in the Department of Meteorology and Physical Oceanography. He has taught and researched with various organizations, including Boston University, NASA, Texas A&M University, US Agency for International Development and Zoological Society of Philadelphia. Dave has won several awards and honors. Most recently the 2008 Environmental Education Award from Monmouth County Park System. He was born in Germany and currently resides in Sandy Hook, NJ where he is a member of the Sons of the American Revolution, Audubon Society, Sierra Club and American Meteorological Society.
Chris Harris is currently the Director of Wastewater Operations, Atlantic County Utilities Authority 40-MGD City Island Water Pollution Control Plant. He is also a member of the New Jersey Water Environment Association (NJWEA), National Water Environment Federation, and NJ Association of Environmental Authorities. He participated as a NJWEA Delegate and a NJWEA Science Fair Judge. Chris got a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry @ Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania where he was a member of Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society.
Thomas J. Lauletta
Thomas J. Lauletta currently serves as Vice President of Wastewater at the Atlantic County Utilities Authority, a position he has held since 2004. Mr. Lauletta is responsible for all of the wastewater activities of the Authority. Mr. Lauletta has over 35 years experience in the field and holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Drexel University. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer and Licensed Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and is a Certified Municipal Engineer in New Jersey. Prior to Mr. Lauletta’s consulting experience, he worked for the Philadelphia Water Department. He is an active member in the Water Environment Federation, the New Jersey Water Environment Association, the American Society of Civil Engineers, Chi Epsilon, and the New Jersey Association of Environmental Authorities. Mr. Lauletta also served as an instructor of NJDEP certified Water and Wastewater courses at Atlantic County College and Gloucester County College. He served as a consultant to the City of Philadelphia and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago.