Missouri American Water Names Jeff Kaiser as Vice President of Operations


ST. LOUIS, MO (May 25, 2021) –  Missouri American Water proudly announces the promotion of Jeffrey T. Kaiser as the Vice President of Operations. He will be responsible for the strategic direction and overall management of the company’s water and wastewater systems throughout the state.

“Jeff has been a valuable and versatile member of Missouri American Water’s team,” said Debbie Dewey, president of Missouri American Water. “He has a tremendous working knowledge of our water and wastewater systems from his experience leading our engineering group as we continue to make investments for safe and reliable service. We are glad he can utilize this knowledge leading our operations across Missouri.”

Kaiser joined the American Water family in 2008. He formerly served as the Director of Engineering for Illinois American Water, Iowa American Water, and most recently for Missouri American Water since 2019.

“I am looking forward to continuing the efforts that are already underway to improve our level of customer service and system reliability,” said Kaiser. “To do so, I plan to work with our management team and community leaders to provide clean, reliable drinking water – a resource critical to the health and growth of our communities.”

Kaiser has more than 30 years of engineering experience and is a registered professional engineer (P.E.) in the state of Missouri. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.

Missouri American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.5 million people. For more information, visit and follow Missouri American Water on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

About American Water

With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to 15 million people in 46 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable, and reliable water services to our customers to help make sure we keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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