BOISE, ID — Dave Haataja, the Water Quality Association's (WQA) executive director, has accepted a seat on the Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI) advisory board, according to a press release.
As executive director of WQA, Haataja is working to ensure that water treatment products and services in homes and facilities provide safe and healthy options for users, the release stated.
"We are pleased to have Mr. Haataja on our advisory, because water quality for drinking and other purposes is fundamental to a healthy facility. Dave's role and experience both with WQA and prior to that will be a great addition to the robust expertise represented by the HFI advisory board," said Allen Rathey, founder and president of HFI.
According to the release, Haataja brings more than 30 years of business development and operations leadership experience to WQA.
Haataja's career also spans a four-year post in Washington working with regulatory agencies, trade associations, the Department of Commerce and the Office of the United States Trade Representative, the release noted.
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