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NWRA Women’s Council Elects New Leadership for 2020

Wednesday, October 2, 2019   (0 Comments)
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 3, 2019

NWRA Women’s Council Elects New Leadership for 2020

Arlington, VA – The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) Women’s Council elected a slate of new leaders for 2020, including Faith Zydowsky of Sierra Container as President.

Zydowsky said,Congratulations to the 2020 board on their newly elected positions. On behalf of the 2020 board, we look forward to the continued growth of our fine membership, professional development activities and fundraising for our scholarship program. It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the the waste and recycling industry as Vice President and Chair of Fundraising for the NWRA Womens Council. I am eager and excited to work with the exceptional members of this organization.”

Outgoing Women’s Council President Carmen Smothers said, “It has been a pleasure to serve as president of the NWRA Women’s Council. We have done great things together and I know that will continue. I look forward to supporting the industry and the Women’s Council in other roles.”

Also elected to the 2020 Women’s Council Board:

Vice President – Katie Raverty-Evans, Best Way Disposal

Treasurer – Dianne Cervantes, WCA

Secretary – Cheryl Waite, Perkin Manufacturing

Membership and Marketing – Tate Moeller, Organix Solutions

Scholarship – Tammy Holtzman, Waste Connections

Fundraising – Pam Caron, Risk Strategies; Laura Askin Grannis, Rehrig Pacific

Professional Development - Maria Frizzell, Schaefer Systems International

Past President - Carmen Smothers, 3rd Eye

The terms begin on January 1, 2020. For more information about the NWRA Women’s Council, please contact Peggy Macenas at peggym@wasterecycling.org.

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ABOUT NWRA

The National Waste and Recycling Association represents the private sector waste and recycling services industry. Association members conduct business in all 50 states, and include companies that manage waste, recycling and medical waste, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and a variety of other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visit www.wasterecycling.org.

ABOUT NWRA’S WOMEN’S COUNCIL

The NWRA Women’s Council is made up of NWRA member company employees who work together on education, professional development and manage the academic scholarship program.  The National Waste and Recycling Association represents the private sector waste and recycling services industry. Association members conduct business in all 50 states, and include companies that manage garbage, recycling and medical waste, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and a variety of other service providers. For more information about the NWRA Women’s Council, visit NWRAWomensCouncil.org.

Contact:

Brandon Wright

National Waste and Recycling Association

bwright@wasterecycling.org

202-364-3706