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American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK)

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American Water Works Company, Inc.

1 Water Street
Camden, NJ 08102-1658
United States
856 955 4001

IndustryUtilities—Regulated Water
Full Time Employees6,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Walter J. LynchPres, CEO & Director1.25M1.67M1963
Ms. M. Susan HardwickExec. VP & CFO857.81kN/A1963
Mr. Michael A. Sgro J.D., Esq.Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.911.24k331.36k1959
Mr. Loyd A. WarnockSr. VP and Chief Advisor of Regulatory & External Affairs828.66k502.87k1960
Ms. Melissa K. WikleVP, Controller & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1966
Mr. Adam W. NobleChief Technology & Innovation OfficerN/AN/A1966
Mr. Mark S. SmithChief Information Officer & VPN/AN/A1960
Mr. Edward D. VallejoVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/A1960
Ms. Maureen DuffySr. VP of Communications & External AffairsN/AN/A1970
Ms. Melanie M. KennedySr. VP of HRN/AN/A1974
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States. It offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,700 communities in 16 states serving approximately 3.4 million active customers. The company serves residential customers; commercial customers, such as food and beverage providers, commercial property developers and proprietors, and energy suppliers; fire service and private fire customers; industrial customers, such as large-scale manufacturers, mining, and production operations; public authorities comprising government buildings and other public sector facilities, such as schools and universities; and other utilities and community water and wastewater systems. It also provides various warranty protection programs to residential customers; and water and wastewater services on various military installations. In addition, the company undertakes contracts with municipal customers, primarily to operate and manage water and wastewater facilities, as well as offers other related services. It operates approximately 80 surface water treatment plants; 520 groundwater treatment plants; 140 wastewater treatment plants; 52,500 miles of transmission, distribution, and collection mains and pipes; 1,000 groundwater wells; 1,500 water and wastewater pumping stations; 1,300 treated water storage facilities; and 76 dams. The company serves approximately 15 million people with drinking water, wastewater, and other water-related services in 46 states. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

Corporate Governance

American Water Works Company, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 2, 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.