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
Founder: 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.
Chief Executive Officer: Bill Horan
CEO Horan brings over 35 years of business and international relations expertise to the Team. Previously the President and Chief Operating Officer of Operation Blessing International, a humanitarian relief organization, Horan is an expert in safe water solutions. Horan was named to ‘The NonProfit Times’ list of “Power & Influence Top 50” following his innovative approach to Hurricane Katrina aid.
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.