Arley Owens

BIO ARLEY OWENS, MBA, CRRM Arley Owens, a proven and time tested Environmental Thought Leader, is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Ohio Recycling Coalition, a 501 (c-3) Non-Profit organization www.orcrecycles.org. Recently Arley was appointed as a new Board Member for the National Recycling Coalition’s Board of Directors and Chairs the NRC’s new Diversity … Read more

Attendee Instructions

Thanks again for signing up for in this exciting Conference! The information below – the Checklist and Instructions, will help prepare you for the event, and provides key links for the Conference website(s), logistical details and REMO tips. It is well worth the read. Registration Questions: If you have questions about your registration, send the … Read more

Cascadia Consulting Group

Cascadia Consulting Group, Inc. is an women-owned environmental consulting firm founded in 1993 based in Seattle, WA and Oakland, CA. Cascadia began as a recycling and materials management consulting firm, providing research, planning, evaluation, and program implementation services to public and private sector clients. Over the past 27 years, Cascadia has expanded its expertise to … Read more

Elisa Seltzer

Elisa Seltzer joined RRS in 2019 as a senior consultant after a long and successful career as a public works director for Emmet County, MI. She is a visionary and strategic leader experienced in project management and recycling, composting, and solid waste policy and program development. Her 30 years of experience in the public sector … Read more

Shashawnda Campbell, Meleny Thomas, and Greg Sawtell, Understanding Community Power in Influencing Change

SBCLT is a community land trust in Baltimore working to lead a just transition to zero waste and create development without displacement. The idea for SBCLT emerged through the youth led struggle to stop the nations’ largest trash incinerator from being built less than a mile from schools. Youth and community leaders declared the need for a democratically governed organization capable of implementing a development vision centered around the needs of our community, our health and our environment.

Richard Anthony

Richard V. Anthony is volunteer board member who began his career in Public Administration in 1971 as a manager of the California State University Long Beach Recycling Center. He received a MS in Public Administration in 1974. Mr. Anthony has worked his entire career in environmental program management positions. He is an internationally recognized and … Read more

Carolina Recycling Association

The CRA is a nonprofit organization established and maintained by a community of people – multi-national corporations, small businesses, local government, state government agencies, and individuals across the Carolinas who are committed to waste reduction and recycling efforts. With over 300 member organizations (over 800 individuals), the CRA is ever growing and changing to benefit … Read more

David Krueger

David Krueger has over 30 years of experience in the solid waste and recycling industry. He has worked for local governments, consulting firms, a private transfer station, and a college recycling program. For the past 13 years David has managed the solid waste and recycling programs for the City of San Ramon, California, which recently … Read more