NWRA Women’s Council Elects New Leadership for 2022

NWRA Women’s Council Elects New Leadership for 2022

Arlington, VA – Earlier this year, the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) Women’s Council elected its board for 2022. The officers and board members for 2022 are:

President Pam Caron, Risk Strategies Company

Vice President Tammy Holtzman, Waste Connections

Treasurer Allia Saydjari, WIN Waste Innovations

Secretary Kerri Mead-Bell, Anchor Disposal

Fundraising Chair Amanda Curtis, American Waste Control

Membership Chair Eileen Brito, Big Truck Transportation

Marketing Chair Samantha Podgorny, Environmental Solutions Group (ESG)

Professional Development Chair Jocelynn Clindaniel, Municipal Equipment, Inc.

60th Anniversary Chair Laura Askin, LKACo, LLC

Scholarship Chair Tammy Holtzman, Waste Connections

Past-president Faith Zydowsky, Sierra Container Group

“With the departure of Peggy Macenas and then Katie Raverty-Evans transitioning to the National Waste & Recycling Association, I am honored to be elected as president of the NWRA Women’s Council,” said Caron. “For nearly 20 years, the Women’s Council members and the board have worked hard to foster the professional development of our members in the waste industry while striving to increase their business, financial and leadership skills through education, workshops, mentoring and networking.”

In addition, the Women’s Council offers scholarships to students in pursuit of a career in the environmental industry. This year, the Women’s Council will award $60,000 in scholarships to reflect the National Waste & Recycling Association’s 60th Anniversary. For more information, please contact Katie Evans at kevans@wasterecycling.org.


The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) 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.

Brandon Wright
National Waste and Recycling Association