Checking In #28: Joshua Mertz | 2020 WQP Young Pros
In this episode of Checking In: A Series With WQP, WQP Managing Editor Lauren Del Ciello checks in with Joshua Mertz, director of R&D—Adsorbents for Graver Technologies. The conversation covers Mertz' journey in the water industry, from wastewater to drinking water and beyond. He touches on his current patents and the joy of problem solving before unpacking his thoughts on the need to build out a pipeline of more young professionals in the water industry.
Throughout the month of December in the Checking In series, WQP is highlighting our 2020 class of Young Professionals and initiating conversations about leadership growth and innovation throughout the water quality industry. Nominate yourself or a peer for the 2021 Young Professionals or Industry Icon programs at www.wqpmag.com/nominations. Submit a nomination today to recognize yourself or someone you know. Winners will be profiled in our March Faces of the Industry issue. The deadline for submissions is January 1.