JT Hand joined The York Water Company in 2008 as the company’s Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining The York Water Company, J.T. served twenty-two years on active duty in the United States Army. J.T. graduated from The University of Vermont with a B.S. degree in civil engineering and is a graduate of the Defense Language Institute (Portuguese), and the Army’s Command and General Staff College. In addition to his service as Chairman of the York City Sewer Authority and Director of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Association of Water Companies, J.T. is the current Chairman for the Farm and Natural Lands Trust of York County, and a past chairman of the United Way of York County Board of Directors, a member of the Rotary Club of York, PA, serves on several, local, non-profit boards and committees and is passionate about coaching youth soccer and baseball.