September 17, 2018

Robert Criste

Robert is responsible for helping water utilities in the Southeast US create a higher level of engagement with their customers and constituents regarding water-use-efficiency. Robert holds a Masters degree in Global Finance and Spanish from Thunderbird School of Global Business and a BA in English from Elon University. Prior to joining WaterSmart he helped to build over 150 golf courses throughout the US, Mexico and Caribbean. His expertise in soil science and mitigating irrigation output, as well as stormwater and water-quality regulatory issues is a welcome skill-set at WaterSmart. When Robert isn’t working with Municipalities and Utilities on water conservation initiatives, he is working on his “lefty” tennis game and is a current Atlanta, GA city champion in 4.0 men’s doubles.