James "Jay" A. Price, Jr.
Jay oversees the teams critical to maintaining WSSC Water’s water and sewer services. This includes Water & Wastewater Production, Engineering & Construction, Utility Services, Police & Homeland Security and Asset Management.
Returning to WSSC Water in late 2018 following five years with another local water utility, Jay had previously served at WSSC Water for 31 years, where he held positions ranging from maintenance worker to Chief of Plant Operations.
Jay holds a Master of Public Policy degree from the University of Maryland, College Park, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Columbia Union College, and an Associate of Arts degree in Micro Computers from Howard Community College. He is a licensed superintendent and operator in the State of Maryland and was recently appointed by Maryland Governor Hogan to the Board of Waterworks & Waste Systems Operators.
When he’s not managing operations, Jay enjoys spending time outside and taking his grandchildren for tractor rides.