Mr. Herrington has 25 years experience in the water industry and founded Aqua Membranes LLC in 2011 to commercialize an innovative method for fabrication of spiral wound reverse osmosis elements. He is currently the Chief Technology Officer. The technology was originally developed under a contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that he managed to make an efficient RO system for individual soldiers. Mr. Herrington has more than 20 patents or patents pending regarding water technology. His innovations in membrane technology are drawing interest from the water treatment community. Mr. Herrington holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in engineering from Texas A&M. He is a registered professional engineer in New Mexico.