Prostart leadership boasts over 80 years of combined experience as subject matter experts in the Water and Waste Water Treatment Industry.
Bill Farrell, President
Bill Farrell is the Founder, and President of Professional Start-up and Operating Services Inc. (Prostart). He brings over 40 years of successful experience in all phases of water and wastewater treatment, management, training and development, and start-up operations. Bill is a graduate of Penn State University and holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil/Sanitary Engineering and was the President of the Chi Epsilon Civil Engineering Honorary Fraternity. He furthered his education obtaining a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. He is the former Chairman and currently the long-standing Treasurer of the Water, Waste Water Operators Short Course Committee of Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia.
He is responsible for company business operations, business development and client relations while providing expertise relative to system start-ups, training and development, management of municipal and private systems, professional consulting, improvement planning, technical diagnostics, treatment process operations, and construction. Prior to establishing Prostart in 2004, Bill held several executive-level positions to include Senior Operations Engineer, Senior Designer, Vice President of Operations, Training and Start-up Specialist and Senior Engineer. He is a licensed Water, Wastewater, Industrial Waste Operator and Superintendent. He also possesses a Wastewater Class 4 Operators Certification from the Common Wealth of Virginia.
Jack Bradshaw, Vice President of Operations
Jack is a State of Maryland licensed Water and Wastewater treatment plant operator and has 43 years of experience. His experience includes 33 years as the Plant Operations Manager and Operations Engineer at Baltimore Waste Water Facilities Division-Back River. Since his retirement and for the last ten years, Jack has been the principal operator of the Glen Meadows water and wastewater treatment plant and Vice President of Operations at Prostart.
Caleb Bradshaw, Operations Manager
Caleb Bradshaw, Prostart Operations Manager is a State of Maryland licensed WW5A wastewater operator with six years of water and wastewater experience focused on Membrane Ultrafiltration, Sequencing Batch Reactors, and multiple activated sludge systems. Caleb is a former U.S Marine Infantry Officer and Intelligence Officer with platoon command and Battalion staff experience. Caleb possesses a B.A in Political Science: American Politics and a A.S. in Engineering: Civil Concentration.
Heather Mota, Office Manager
Heather is our Office Manager, and encompasses a strong passion for business strategy and operations as well as enhancing organizational and client communication. Heather brings over 15 years of Human Resources, Corporate Training and Program Management experience to the team. She graduated from Towson University with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications and is currently an MBA student attending the University of Maryland, University College. Heather manages back-office operations and administration, personnel, Human Resources, certification/training coordination, internal policy and procedure, client relations, customer service, company communications, marketing, and executive level support.
As a proud Military Spouse, currently living a mobile USMC lifestyle, she is grateful for the flexibility Prostart has provided her, as she works remotely from her home office.