Richard Meeusen

President and CEO, Badger Meter, Inc.

Richard A. (Rich) Meeusen is chairman president and chief executive officer of Badger Meter, Inc., a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based company that is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Badger Meter is the largest producer of water meters in North America and a global producer of flow measurement equipment.

Actively involved in the greater Milwaukee community, his volunteer activities include serving on the boards of numerous non-profit organizations. He co-chairs the Milwaukee Water Council, which he also co-founded, and is the current board chair of the Milwaukee Public Museum and the United Performing Arts Fund. In addition, he serves on the boards of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin, Inc., the Greater Milwaukee Committee, the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce and the Milwaukee 7.  He also serves on the advisory boards for the business schools at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (chair) and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Mr. Meeusen was appointed to the board of the Great Lakes Protection Fund in April of 2011.