Joshua Griffis

R&D Director, Evoqua Water Technologies


Joshua Griffis is the Director of Technology & Innovation for Evoqua Water Technologies’ Integrated Solutions and Services segment. He joined Evoqua in 2014, and, in that time, has held multiple Research and Development positions involving the fundamental design, scale-up, and deployment of water treatment products and processes. His current program serves customers across a range of industries, and is tasked with developing novel water treatment solutions through a combination of process research, technology scouting, and strategic entrepreneurship.

Joshua holds numerous pending and granted patents. He obtained his B.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering from Trinity College in Hartford, CT. He also holds an M.Sc. in Innovation and Strategic Management and an M.B.A. in Entrepreneurial Enterprise from Salve Regina University in Newport, RI. He currently lives in Ashburnham, MA, and, outside of work, enjoys spending time with his family, watching sports, lifting weights, and being active