South Texas business leader named president of WQA

HARLINGEN — The Water Quality Association (WQA), a not-for-profit trade association representing the residential, commercial, and industrial water treatment industry, has named Donald K. McGhee of Harlingen as its next president.

McGhee, a master water specialist (MWS) and long-time WQA volunteer, will serve as the Association’s president through March 2017.

McGhee is the principal of Hydro Systems Inc., an industrial and commercial water treatment equipment and service provider in Harlingen.

Established in 1978, Hydro Systems, Inc., serves a domestic and international client base, specializing in brackish water desalination, industrial water recycle and reuse and industrial water processing applications.

He is also a managing partner at Turbidex/Hydro Source LLC, a zeolite filtration media supplier with distribution around the world.

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