EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

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KENNETH COOK

CEO

Kenneth Cook has a deep passion for water, the land, & for people that spans nearly forty years.  He has led the industry in the development of wise water use in a variety of industries from Agricultural Finance, Software Development, Water Management, & Construction. As a founding partner of WaterCentric, Kenneth leads the team through an integration of Planning, Engineering, Real-Time Water Asset Management, & Infrastructure Service.
Kenneth Cook holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science with a minor in Agriculture Economics (Finance) from Texas A&M University.  He loves his ranch near Athens, Texas where he raises, cattle, pecans, & blueberries.

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CHRIS COOK

Chief Operating Officer

Since 2001, Chris has been involved in the smart irrigation industry and helped develop the Active Water Management role so necessary in today's commercial landscapes. Chris graduated from Texas A&M University in 2007 from the  College of Agriculture and Life Sciences­, Department of Soil and Crop Sciences - B.S., Agronomy, with a focus in Turf grass Management. Chris has taken the role of Lead Technology Manager for the development and operation of industry leading irrigation management platforms. Outside of work, Chris enjoys luxury sports cars, aquaculture and playing with his pups, Tucker, Ellie and Harlow.

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AARON DRYSDALE

Vice President, Business Administration

Management and oversight of Accountability, Human Resources, Business Development, Sustainability, and Community Engagement.

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JACOB HELBIG

Accounting Manager

Mr. Helbig graduated from Arizona State University with a B.S. in Accounting in 2016. After graduating, Jacob worked as the accountant and financial analyst for Denton County Fresh Water Supply District where he gained 1.5 years of experience in our industry. Golfing is one of Jacob's hobbies and has recently joined a bowling league.

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SKYLAR SIMS

Human Resources Manager

Skylar received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Analytics from the University of North Texas. For 5 years, Skylar has applied her knowledge in Business Analytics towards accounting and human resources and enjoys every second of it. As a vital component of our team, Skylar enriches our employees' lives at WaterCentric, assisting from HR and accounting to daily operations needs. Skylar enjoys spending her time being a dog mom with her 2 dogs and cooking and gardening.