Sonja Basinger is the environmental services manager for Salisbury-Rowan Utilities (SRU). In her role, Sonja serves as the department’s compliance officer. She performs internal audits for the department and provides technical assistance to divisions to ensure compliance with environmental permits. She also manages the water and wastewater labs, industrial pretreatment and FOG programs, and coordinates and instructs state approved Wastewater Operator Schools for SRU staff.
“I enjoy developing and training our staff to better prepare them as utility professionals. I am thankful to be part of a team that works together, trusts each other and depends upon each other to accomplish goals and to overcome challenges that arise.”