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Vice President, Water Systems


Darren has over 25 years of experience with the Company as a specialized service tech working with Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) and other pumping systems.


He also holds a Master Well Driller License from the State of Maryland and is licensed in Virginia and West Virginia. Darren is nationally certified in pump system installation and is an IGSHPA Accredited Installer for Geothermal Loops. Darren's area of expertise is water treatment and filtration systems for commercial and residential use and is a member of the Water Quality Association (WQA).


In addition to over 50 years of drilling experience, George was appointed by several Maryland governors to serve as Vice Chairman of the Maryland State Licensing Board of Well Drillers for 15 consecutive 2-year terms!


He also served 9 years on the Board of Directors for the National Ground Water Association, two of which were served as secretary of the association. George is Past-President of the Maryland-Delaware Water Well Association and has 30 years of service on the South Atlantic Board of Directors including several terms as President. As an active liaison between regulatory agencies and the drillers, George has had an active role in writing  water-well regulations for the State of Maryland. In addition to having a Master Well Driller License from Maryland he is licensed to drill in Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and DC. He is nationally certified in several drilling techniques. George also holds certificates to drill at hazardous sites, drill for monitoring purposes, and install large or small pump systems.

About L F Easterday, Well Drilling

We are equipped to perform a variety of procedures including hydro-fracture, downhole video, long-term yield tests for high and low yielding wells, pressure flush, well abandonment, and rehabilitation. Sizing and installing domestic and commercial pump systems are also an integral part of our expertise.


We have a pump system division that is certified and works with Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) from 1 to 500 horsepower with residential, commercial, and/or municipal applications. We are also qualified and certified in water treatment and filtration. All of our field employees have OSHA and Hazardous Operation certificates.

Executive Vice President


With over 45 years of water well experience, Frank has a Master Well Drillers License in Maryland and Virginia and is licensed to drill in West Virginia and Pennsylvania.


He is also nationally certified in several areas including, but not limited to, pump systems and geothermal. With experience in a variety of pump systems, his main role in the company is managing the pump systems and service division. This division handles new pump installations - both commercial and domestic - geothermal loop installation, water treatment, filtration, and service for a variety of systems. Frank is an IGSHPA Accredited Installer for Geothermal loops and is Green Advantage Certified.

George Easterday, CWD/PI

L. Franklin Easterday, Jr. CWD/PI/VCLD

"My wife and I appreciate all of the employees' hard work in getting the well to produce clean water... Easterday maintains one of the finest reputations."

- Jack and Katherine Mann

In business since 1935!

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Lester is nationally certified and has 40 years of experience in the industry. He is our Geothermal construction manager in charge of installations.


Lester is a Master Well Driller for the State of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania. He is an IGSHPA Accredited Installer for Geothermal Loops and has many years of experience in commercial and residential use.

Lester C. Simmons, Sr., CWD/PI Vice President

Darren Wilson, CWD/PI

In addition to the above named personnel, L F Easterday, Well Drilling has approximately 30 employees with many areas of expertise. Our employees are licensed to drill in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia. Along with the Licensed Well Drillers and Pump Installers, we employ IGSHPA Accredited Installers for Geothermal Loop installations. We are also pleased to be GREEN ADVANTAGE CERTIFIED. All our employees have completed the OSHA and Hazardous Operation training and are SHA certified for traffic control.

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