Meet the Waste Watchers
Scroll below to see the profiles of the all the people who have shared one or more stories with WeHateToWaste. Want to join them? Don’t waste a minute. Check out the details HERE.
Adam Johnson is the Chief Executive Officer of the Western Metropolitan Regional Council (WMRC) in Perth, Western Australia. They recover recyclables from mixed municipal waste, and converts the remainder in biogas to generate electricity and compost. READ HIS POST.
After earning her bachelor’s degree in Environmental Sciences and Engineering from Harvard University, Meredith worked as an elementary school teacher in rural Arkansas through Teach for America before joining an environmental remediation company in Connecticut as a project engineer. She currently lives in Brooklyn and works at the WeWork co-working space at Fulton Station as an innovations analyst and strategist for dMASS Inc., a company that tracks innovations in science, technology and business that deliver more value using fewer resources, and connects innovators and seekers of innovation with strategic opportunities. During the summer of 2013, she worked as an intern with the New York City Department of Sanitation’s Bureau of Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling, where she helped develop the City’s residential organics collection program. READ HER POST
She graduated with a Masters degree from the Helsinki School of Economics. She is currently serving as a Market Insight Analyst at Ingersoll Rand, but will soon be starting a new role as an Account Manager for the Southern European region of the Thermo King Aftermarket Service Programs. READ HER POST.
Jennifer Prescott is a Green Consultant/Sustainability Coordinator for schools, organizations, homes and businesses. She co-founded the D3 Green Schools Group Composting Pilot on NYC’s upper west side. The 2012 Composting pilot was adopted and expanded by New York City Department(s) of Sanitation and Education (under Mayor Bloomberg) and is expected to be established citywide by 2015. READ HER POST.
Based in New York City, Chana is the Families for Safe Streets Organizer for Transportation Alternatives. She spent 13 months in India, Myanmar and the Middle East refusing bottled water, purifying her own and never getting sick. She received her BA in Communications from SUNY Albany and her MSW with a focus in Community Organizing, Planning and Development from Hunter College where she serves as Adjunct Faculty. READ HER POST.