David Richards

Title: Water Superintendent
Phone: (208) 612-8471

David is the Superintendent of the Idaho Falls Water Division, where he has served since 2004. Previously he served as Assistant City Engineer for Layton,Utah (1998-2004) and Engineering Assistant for the Mesa, Arizona office of Sunrise Engineering, Inc. (1997-2008). David graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering in 1997. He is a registered Professional Engineer in both Utah and Idaho and is a Class IV licensed water operator in Idaho. David is a native of Montana. He is married, has three children and one grandson. David has served as Chair of the Intermountain Section American Water Works Association over Utah and Southeast Idaho and in a variety of other volunteer capacities throughout his career.


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