The Company. Our core Values. Our Beliefs.

MeterSYS® develops and implements advanced metering solutions for public water operated by local governments and authorities across the country.  We value transparency in our actions and we believe that through positive disruption of the metering market, we may better serve utility clients for solutions that benefit utility operations, utility revenues, and customer service quality.  We believe there are value-added smart metering options for all utility types and sizes.

We specialize in third-party management through our smart metering design, finance, build, operate, and maintain (DFBOM) program, and also provide full project feasibility, project management, and service delivery for utility clients of all sizes.

MeterSYS® was founded on the foundation that by leveraging smart metering solutions effectively, we may help our clients improve operations, enhance revenues and serve utility customers even better.  Our company mission is to advance smart metering utilization among public water through education, analysis and effective technology implementation.  Our company goal is to promote selective and appropriate smart metering technology adoption for water utilities to meet the technological, operational, and conservation needs of the utility and its customers.

Our company was designed to support the financial and operational interests of public utilities. Our services are unique and benefit from expertise in a wide range of smart meter technologies and systems across leading manufacturers.

MeterSYS® formal cooperative agreements with meter manufacturers including Neptune and Sensus as well as strong working partnerships with Aclara, Badger, and Mueller Systems. 

MeterSYS® Leadership

Andy Honeycutt, Managing Director

Mr. Honeycutt has provided professional services to municipal and utility organizations throughout his entire career, with 25 years of management experience in the public and private sectors.

He has received intensive training in utility operations at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and Boston College’s Institute of Corporate Community Involvement.

Mr. Honeycutt has provided executive project leadership and management for local government clients with a focus in utility operations, organizational design, change management, contract negotiations, meter solution design and smart meter installations.

Lauren Brown, Director of Client Services

Ms. Brown has extensive experience as a business consultant delivering complex solutions in the Local Government sector.

In her role as a consulting analyst, Lauren has been instrumental in delivering value-add solutions for clients on a consistent basis across a variety of projects, including a successful delivery of AMI/AMR implementation, organizational redesigns, and technology assessments.

As Director of Client Services, Lauren oversees the service delivery to MeterSYS clients through responsive support and effective project planning.  Lauren is uniquely skilled in data analysis and management.

Lauren received her MPA from UNC-Wilmington with a focus on public policy and management.

Rodger Sauls, Director of Strategic Initiatives

Mr. Sauls has been associated with the electric utility industry for more than 30 years supporting business development and program management.  Rodger is responsible for focusing on strategic partnerships with water, electric, and gas organizations and providing direction on the company’s strategic focus in service to public utilities across the United States.

He is a 20-year member of the North Carolina Economic Developers Association and has served on it’s Board of Directors.  Rodger is a graduate of Barton College, the University of South Florida’s Economic Development Basic School, and the University of Oklahoma’s Economic Development Institute and holds a North Carolina Brokers License.

Lisa Nguyen, Consulting Analyst

Ms. Nguyen has extensive experience in project and data management and a passion for public service. She has previously worked in the nonprofit sector and continues to pursue civic engagement opportunities, both in a professional capacity and through volunteer work. As a consulting analyst at MeterSYS, Lisa is instrumental in delivering project management services and is responsible for data collection and management, in addition to serving as a data analyst for several high-profile projects.

A specialist in customer support, Lisa issues all project data requests, oversees data submission and retention efforts, and leads information management operations for MeterSYS. On top of providing critical data retention standards, Ms. Nguyen also contributes to deliverable development and is excellent at transforming complex model outputs and project findings into digestible graphics and actionable recommendations. Her ability to contribute across all phases and types of projects make Lisa a valuable team member.

Lisa received her Master’s in Public Administration from UNC-Wilmington with a focus on Public Management.

Erin Bearhalter, Marketing and Special Projects Coordinator

Mrs. Bearhalter has experience in marketing and public relations within local government and nonprofit organizations.

In her role as the marketing and special projects coordinator she works with our clients in the selection, analysis and implementation of advanced meter solutions. She also updates the website, social media outlets and conducts interviews for press releases.

Erin received her BS in Public Relations with a minor in Business Administration followed by her Masters in Public Administration from Appalachian State University.

About MeterSYS®

MeterSYS® specializes in third-party management through our advanced metering design, build, finance, operate, and maintain (DBFOM) Metering as a Service Program, and also provide full project feasibility, project management, and service delivery for utility clients of all sizes.

Our company was founded on the clear need for public utilities to have an experienced and trained AMR/AMI advocate for each aspect of smart metering assessment and implementation.  We represent the interests of utilities among manufacturers and distributors to ensure your solution is the right solution for your utility goals.  Our approach is to disrupt the smart metering market through advocacy that shifts more value and sustainable benefit of AMR/AMI investments to our clients.

Our company is based in Raleigh, North Carolina, home of the Research Triangle Park which is regarded and one of the most innovative technology centers in the world.