Rochelle Kowalski

Vice President of Financial Services

Rochelle Kowalski has overall responsibility for business financial planning, capital budgeting, accounting, debt management, internal controls, and rate-setting functions, as well as oversight of organizational wide purchasing. Rochelle also provides strategic financial counsel on the RWA's non-core business expansion and use of innovative financing tools such as Green Bonds.

Rochelle previously served as vice president of finance. Prior to joining the RWA, Rochelle held financial leadership positions at American Water, AT&T and Lucent Technologies. She is a member of Financial Executives International, the Financial Executives Networking Group and the American Water Works Association.

She holds a B.A. degree in economics and political science from Russell Sage College and an M.A. degree in economics from Trinity College.