Checking In #41: Merritt Partridge | 2021 Young Pros
In this episode of Checking In: A Series With WQP, we continue our WQP Young Professionals series. WQP Managing Editor Lauren Del Ciello checks in with Merritt Partridge, vice president for Partridge Well Drilling Co. and a WQP 2021 Young Professional. The conversation covers Partridge's background in the water industry and his experience becoming the sixth generation of a family-owned business. Partridge also explains how his experiences as immediate past president of the Florida Ground Water Association and current president of the National Ground Water Association have enriched his work and life. Finally, the discussion digs into how we as an industry can work to get more young professionals involved in the water industry and filling out the workforce pipeline.
Throughout April and May in the Checking In series, WQP is highlighting our 2021 class of Young Professionals and initiating conversations about leadership growth and innovation throughout the water quality industry. Stay tuned every Friday for additional conversations with WQP's 2021 class of Young Professionals. Nominate yourself or a peer for the 2022 Young Professionals or Industry Icon programs at www.wqpmag.com/nominations. Submit a nomination today to recognize yourself or someone you know.
- View past episodes of Checking In here.
- Read more about our 2021 class of Young Professionals: Dare to Lead