LaMarr Barnes

US Water named LaMarr Barnes as its chief executive officer. Barnes has more than 25 years of experience in industrial water treatment and technology management. Hired in 2010 as vice president of marketing, he assumed added responsibilities as vice president of marketing and business development before being named senior executive vice president of marketing and strategy in 2015.

Barnes holds a bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a master's of business administration from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.