Lawrence Hughes

Lawrence Hughes has more than 25 years of experience in management and sales resulting in a consistent track record of exceptional success. He recently merged his own company, Artesian Utilities Systems Management, Inc., with ClearWater Solutions in order to provide his clients with enhanced services and resources. Through his experience, Lawrence has managed multiple water and wastewater systems and a staff of 48 employees. He has developed client and board member relations through negotiation of contracts, and has also been affiliated with systems that have utilized funding from USDA, ADEM, and CDBG grant monies.

Lawrence is responsible for supporting contract operations, maintenance, management (O&M), and related services project sites. He coordinates the delivery of support resources for ClearWater Solutions’ O&M project teams at various facilities throughout the South, drawing from the regional resources of our firm, which include experts in management, technical and operations areas.


Attended Samford University and Auburn University, majored in Business Management


Alabama Rural Water
Mississippi Rural Water Association                                                                                            Florida Rural Water Association
American Water Works Association


Butler County Water Authority – Greenville, Alabama                                                                  City of Marion Water & Wastewater Authority – Marion, Alabama
South Dallas Water Authority – Sardis, Alabama
West Dallas Water Authority – Sardis, Alabama
Town of Billingsley Water – Billingsley, Alabama
Hale County Water Authority – Greensboro, Alabama
City of Moundville Water Works – Moundville, Alabama
City of Scooba Water Authority – Scooba, Mississippi
City of York Water Authority – York, Alabama