ARWA Board of Director
Mark Bohlin is the General Manager of Perdido Bay Water, Sewer and Fire Protection District in South Baldwin County Alabama. He has been serving in this position since 1998.
As the General Manager of the Perdido Bay Water, Sewer and Fire Protection District Mark has set and achieved many innovative goals for the Water District. Some of these achievements include implementing a touch-read meter change-out program, GIS mapping of the Water District, hydraulic modeling of the Water District, modernizing financial, billing and collections software and procedures while integrating all of these areas of the operation of the water district so that they all work in conjunction with each other. Mark takes great pride in utilizing new and innovative technologies and techniques in the operation of the Water District.
Mark is a Grade IV water operator with the State of Alabama and State Certified Electrician. He served four years in the United States Air Force as an Aerospace Ground Equipment Technician. Upon completion of his military career Mark worked as a Plant Electrician with Hunter Industries in San Marcos, Texas, served as Instrument Controls Technician with General Development Utilities in Palm Bay, Florida, and served as Operator/Manager of Hawk Pride Mountain Water System in Tuscumbia, Alabama.
Mark has attended the Community College of the Air Force, University of Florida TREO Center, Troy State University and Columbia Southern University. Mark enjoys spending time with family, playing golf and traveling.
Mark currently serves as a Board Member for the Alabama Rural Water Association Board of Directors and a Board Member for the Society of Water Professionals. He is a member of the Society of Water Professionals.
District 9 represents Washington, Mobile, and Baldwin counties and 44 Public Water Utilities.