Aqua Research LLC’s mission is to offer affordable and sustainable lifesaving water technology to developing nations where the median income is less than $2 a day, to support disaster relief and humanitarian aid, and offer the same technology to the outdoor community through commercial markets and retail sales to promote a healthy and adventurous lifestyle.
Our Board of Directors
Started Aqua Research in 2010 with 25 years in the water industry.
16 years leading Operation Blessing International, a major non-government organization operating in 30 countries.
Former CEO of MIOX Corporation, a water disinfection company.
VP International Operations at Operation Blessing International for 15 years. Academy Award Nominated director. Winner of two Grammy Awards.
Retired VP of Finance, International Paper.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer: Rodney Herrington
Rodney Herrington was one of the founders and former Chief Technical Officer of MIOX Corporation, as well as inventor of the MSR MIOX Purifier, a first generation water purifier and Grand Award Winner for Popular Science’s “Best of What’s New Award” in General Innovation in 2003 and a US Navy SBIR / STTR Success Story in 2007. His invention, the H2gO purifier has saved thousands of lives to date in both developing and developed countries.
Product Development: Lois Warren
Lois Warren is a biologist formerly involved in research and development at NanoPore Incorporated, developing water from air technology and man-portable cooling systems. Innovative and hard-working, Lois has played a critical role in the development and distribution of the STREAM and H2gO which have already saved thousands of lives.