Robin Wiener, President, Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.
Robin K. Wiener leads the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI), in Washington DC, which represents approximately 1,600 private for-profit companies in approximately 36 countries. She joined ISRI in 1989, directing environmental compliance activities and was appointed executive director in 1997—and then President in March 2000. Ms. Wiener was appointed to the Industry Trade Advisory Committee on Steel (ITAC-12) by the Secretary of Commerce and the United States Trade Representative. She also serves as Chairwoman on the NMVTIS Advisory Board. Ms. Wiener currently serves on the Boards of SERI and the National Recycling Coalition. She is a Past Chair of NAM, is a member of the Key Industry Associations Committee (KIAC) of ASAE, and is a member of the U.S. Chamber Committee of 100. She is also a director of the International Environment Council of the Bureau of International Recycling in Brussels, a member of BIR’s E-Scrap Steering Committee, and serves on the Steering Committee of Electronics Recycling Asia and on the Jason Learning Board. Ms. Wiener earned a J.D. degree cum laude (Georgetown University Law Center), her B.S.E. degree in chemical engineering (University of Pennsylvania), and is co-author of the RCRA Compliance and Enforcement Manual (Shepard’s McGraw-Hill, 1994) as part of its Environmental Law Series.