Hillsborough, NJ, March 12th, 2021 — Natural Systems Utilities (NSU), the nation’s leader in onsite water treatment and reuse solutions, today announced that Zach Gallagher has been named President and Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Gallagher, a 20-year veteran of the company, previously served as the Executive Vice President of Business Development since 2016. As President and COO, Zach will continue to lead Business Development as well as taking on more of the execution side of the business, including Engineering, Operations, and Site Services.
“Zach is an ideal fit for NSU’s President and COO. He is a proven leader whose contributions have been invaluable to the growth of our company – from both a business and cultural perspective,” said Bill Massa, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of NSU. “In addition to an impressive track record of strategic planning and execution, Zach brings a passion to his work that inspires and motivates our teams. I look forward to seeing all that NSU will accomplish under Zach’s leadership.”
Zach joined NSU as a Project Engineer nearly 20 years ago when the company was known as Applied Water Management. In 2007, he became a partner of Alliance Environmental serving as COO before merging with NSU in 2011. Over the years, Zach has held various positions within Engineering, Operations, Construction, and Business Development. He has a deep understanding of the business and is passionate about NSU’s services and solutions. Mr. Gallagher is a licensed Professional Engineer and LEED Accredited Professional holding BS and MS degrees from Rutgers University in Bio-Resource and Civil/Environmental Engineering. He is the past Vice Chair for the Board of Directors of the U.S. Green Building Council, NJ Chapter. He has over 20 years of experience with decentralized/onsite water reuse systems, has been published by Forbes and serves as a Guest Lecturer on the subject at multiple universities across the Country.
ABOUT NATURAL SYSTEMS UTILITIES
Natural Systems Utilities (NSU) creates value where others see waste. Since 1984, we have been an industry leader in water reclamation and reuse innovation. We currently manage 250+ onsite systems along with 150+ innovative/alternative Title V facilities across North America. Our award-winning approach features fully integrated and cost-effective solutions for water supply, wastewater treatment, and water reuse. Our reputation is built on best-in-class execution and focuses on long-term shared-value partnerships with the people and communities we serve.