Skylar Lipson entered the water and wastewater field as an operator overseeing a rural water district in his hometown in Kansas.  In his experience, he has overseen nearly all levels of water and wastewater treatment including private management, compliance monitoring, and daily process control.  Currently Skylar holds every available water and wastewater license that is issued in Georgia (Water & Wastewater class 1, Industrial Wastewater, Collections, Distribution, Water & Wastewater Lab), as well as licenses in South Carolina, Mississippi, Kansas, Alabama, GAWP Maintenance Technologist Class 1 and a level four Professional Operator in water.  Skylar is currently the maintenance program director for GAWP and a training specialist with GWWI.