spwm pwsThe Produced Water Society (PWS) has a new board president, Lisa Henthorne, senior vice president and chief technology officer of Water Standard.

Ms. Henthorne, who has more than 20 years’ experience in the water industry, comes to the position after serving four years on the board, contributing to the growth in technical programs and member services. She will continue to assist the Produced Water Society in its mission to bring together oil and gas professionals to collaborate on solving producedwater challenges in conventional and unconventional plays.

Ms. Henthorne said, “I’m very excited to be part of the PWS team this year as we endeavor to further the exchange of ideas and technical knowledge regarding produced-water management, to facilitate conversations on the increasing value of water to our industry and to support the produced-water community in these very exciting times.”

Outgoing Produced Water Society President Steve Coffee, director of market development at Exterran, said about the appointment, “I can’t think of a better person than Lisa Henthorne to lead PWS. Her dedication to water issues and her commitment to the organization is just what the society needs as it continues to move up to the next level.”

The Produced Water Society is a collection of oil and gas professionals with the common mission to improve the management and disposition of produced water.