Roger E. Renner of Minnesota Recognized for Many Contributions to Advancing Groundwater Industry

Nov. 1, 2016

Former National Ground Water Association President Roger E. Renner, MGWC, is among the first five to receive the Association’s new Fellow designation in recognition of outstanding credentials, professional accomplishments, and commitment to promoting the increased understanding of groundwater science and water well system technology.

Renner is president and CEO of E.H. Renner & Sons Inc. in Elk River, Minnesota. Among his many groundwater industry achievements are:

Earning NGWA’s Master Groundwater Contractor (MGWC) designation, demonstrating exceptional knowledge and dedication in water well construction and pump installation
Serving on various NGWA boards, committees, and task forces including the Standard Development Oversight Committee, Professional Designations Oversight Committee, Government Affairs Committee, Finance and Budget Standing Committee, and Industry Practices Committee to name but a few.

Leading NGWA as president in 2001,conducting numerous educational presentations, workshops, and courses on a wide variety of groundwater-related topics, receiving NGWA’s Ross L. Oliver Award, Individual Safety Advocate Award, and Standard Bearer Award.

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“Roger’s service to NGWA speaks for itself and requires no other supporting documentation,” stated John “Jack” W. Henrich, MGWC, CVCLD, president of Bergerson-Caswell Inc. in Maple Plain, Minnesota, upon submitting Renner’s nomination.

The NGWA Fellow designation will be presented to Renner during NGWA’s 2016 Groundwater Week December 6-8 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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