SWANA

Chapter Contacts: Find a SWANA Chapter

Each of SWANA’s current 46 chapters was formed with one goal in mind: to give you, as a member, a unified voice where it matters most; your own back yard.

Directions: Click on a region to see the SWANA chapters in that region.

North America map Region 1

Region 1

Central California Sierra

Name:
Mr. Amer Hussain, P.E.
Job Title:
Principal Environmental Engineer
Company:
Geosyntec
Tel:
N/A
Email:
ahussain@geosyntec.com
Website:
Central California Sierra

Includes the counties of Fresno, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Mono, Monterey, San Benito, San Luis Obispo, and Tulare.

Northern California Gold Rush

Name:
Mrs. Tracie Onstad Bills
Job Title:
Northern California Director Sustainable Materials Management
Company:
SCS Engineers
Tel:
(925) 426-0080
Email:
tbills@scsengineers.com
Website:
Northern California Gold Rush

Includes the counties of Alameda, Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calavera, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Marin, Mendocino, Modoc, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Fransisco, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Yolo, Yuba

Southern California Founding

Name:
Diko Melkonian
Job Title:
General Superintendent
Company:
City of Long Beach
Tel:
(562) 570-2872
Email:
diko.melkonian@longbeach.gov
Website:
Southern California Founding

Includes the counties of Imperial, Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernadino, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Ventura

Region 2

Arizona

Name:
Cristina Polsgrove
Job Title:
Public Information Officer
Company:
City of Tucson
Tel:
(520) 837-3715
Email:
cristina.polsgrove@tucsonaz.gov
Website:
Arizona

Colorado Rocky Mountain

Name:
Mr. Bradley A. Coleman
Job Title:
Department Manager
Company:
Burns & McDonnell
Tel:
(303) 362-2335
Email:
bacoleman@burnsmcd.com
Website:
Colorado Rocky Mountain

New Mexico Roadrunner

Name:
Mr. Randal Watkins
Job Title:
Buckman Road Recycling and Transfer Station Manager
Company:
Santa Fe Solid Waste Management Agency
Tel:
(505) 424-1850x130
Email:
rswatkins@cableone.net
Website:
New Mexico Roadrunner

Nevada Great Basin

Name:
Ms. Fallon Honeycutt
Job Title:
VP Sales and Marketing
Company:
Cherokee Express
Tel:
(775) 453-3345
Email:
fallon.honeycutt@cherokee-express.com
Website:
N/A

Utah Beehive

Name:
Juli McIntosh
Job Title:
President
Company:
Wasatch Integrated Waste Management District
Tel:
(801) 614-5605
Email:
julim@wiwmd.org
Website:
Utah Beehive

Region 3

Oklahoma Indian Nations

Name:
Chris Knight, S.C.
Job Title:
Waste Management Director
Company:
City of Stillwater
Tel:
(405) 533-8424
Email:
cknight@stillwater.org
Website:
Oklahoma Indian Nations

Texas Lone Star

Name:
Mr. Richard McHale
Job Title:
Solid Waste Service Division Manager
Company:
City of Austin
Tel:
(512) 974-4301
Email:
richard.mchale@austintexas.gov
Website:
Texas Lone Star

Region 4

Alabama

Name:
Mr. William Gerald Hardy
Job Title:
Onsite Project Manager
Company:
Matrix Environmental Service
Tel:
(256) 847-0780
Email:
gerald_hardy@matrixdesigngroup.com
Website:
Alabama

Arkansas

Name:
Mark Koch
Job Title:
Project Manager
Company:
FTN Associates, Ltd.
Tel:
(501) 225-7779
Email:
mskoch@aristotle.net
Website:
Arkansas

Georgia

Name:
Mr. Michael Snipes, S.C.
Job Title:
Solid Waste Director
Company:
Laurens County
Tel:
(478) 676-3963
Email:
mdsnipes@progressivetel.com
Website:
Georgia Chapter

Louisiana

Name:
John Wynn
Job Title:
Manager
Company:
Tensas Parish Police Jury
Tel:
(318) 766-3372
Email:
johnintlf65@aol.com
Website:
Louisiana Solid Waste Association

Mississippi

Name:
Mr. Charles Bock, P.E.
Job Title:
Environmental Engineer
Company:
Mississippi Dept of Environmental Quality
Tel:
(601) 961-5232
Email:
cbock@mdeq.ms.gov
Website:
Mississippi

Region 5

Florida Sunshine

Name:
Tammy Hayes
Job Title:
Corporate Conference Manager
Company:
CDM Smith
Tel:
(813) 281-2900
Email:
hayest@cdmsmith.com
Website:
Florida Sunshine

Caribbean Puerto Rico

Name:
Fernando L. Rodriguez
Job Title:
Project Manager
Company:
PE & Associates
Tel:
(787) 751-7810
Email:
flrodriguez@flraches.com
Website:
Caribbean Puerto Rico

Includes the countries of Bermuda, Cayman Island, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands.

Region 6

Kentucky

Name:
Mr. Keith S. Hackett, S.C.
Job Title:
Assistant Director
Company:
Louisville Metro Public Works - SWM Division
Tel:
(502) 574-2775
Email:
keith.hackett@louisvilleky.gov
Website:
Kentucky SWANA

North Carolina

Name:
Mr. Michael Brinchek, P.E.
Job Title:
Senior Project Manager
Company:
Smith Gardner, Inc.
Tel:
(919) 828-0577x128
Email:
mike@smithgardnerinc.com
Website:
North Carolina

South Carolina Palmetto

Name:
Philip Westmoreland
Job Title:
Project Manager
Company:
HDR
Tel:
(704) 338-6700
Email:
Philip.westmoreland@hdrinc.com
Website:
South Carolina Palmetto

Tennessee Volunteer

Name:
Rebecca Caldwell
Job Title:
Solid Waste Director
Company:
City of Franklin
Tel:
(615) 794-1516
Email:
beckyc@franklintn.gov
Website:
Tennessee Volunteer

Virginia Old Dominion

Name:
John C. Barnes
Job Title:
Waste Management Administrator
Company:
City of Virginia Beach
Tel:
(757) 385-4628
Email:
jcbarnes@vbgov.com
Website:
Virginia Old Dominion

Region 7

At-Large

Name:
Paul T. Sgriccia, P.E.
Job Title:
Senior Consultant
Company:
GHD
Tel:
(248) 893-3408
Email:
paul.sgriccia@ghd.com
Website:
SWANA Headquarters

Mid-Atlantic

Name:
Mr. Timothy Ford, S.C.
Job Title:
Chief Project Manager
Company:
Maryland Environmental Service
Tel:
(410) 729-8303
Email:
tford@menv.com
Website:
Mid-Atlantic

Includes the states of Delaware, Maryland, and West Virginia.

New Jersey

Name:
Brian Henning
Job Title:
Project Manager
Company:
Mott MacDonald
Tel:
(973) 912-2415
Email:
Brian.Henning@mottmac.com
Website:
New Jersey

Pennsylvania Keystone

Name:
Mr. Sean C. Sweeney
Job Title:
Sr. Managing Engineer
Company:
Barton & Loguidice
Tel:
(717) 737-8326
Email:
ssweeney@bartonandloguidice.com
Website:
Pennsylvania Keystone

Region 8

Northern New England

Name:
Kevin Roche
Job Title:
General Manager
Company:
ecomaine
Tel:
(207) 773-1738
Email:
roche@ecomaine.org
Website:
Northern New England

Includes the states of Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.

Southern New England

Name:
Philip A. Goddard
Job Title:
Manager of Facility Compliance and Technology Development
Company:
Town of Bourne
Tel:
(508) 759-0600, ext. 4241
Email:
pgoddard@townofbourne.com
Website:
Southern New England

Includes the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.

New York

Name:
Mr. Louis J. Vetrone
Job Title:
Deputy Commissioner
Company:
Westchester County
Tel:
(914) 813-5429
Email:
ljv3@westchestergov.com
Website:
New York

Region 9

Illinois Land of Lincoln Chapter

Name:
Christopher C. Peters
Job Title:
Operations Director
Company:
Cornerstone Environmental Group, LLC
Tel:
(630) 633-5513
Email:
chris.peters@cornerstoneeg.com
Website:
Illinois Land of Lincoln Chapter

Indiana Hoosier Chapter

Name:
Curt Publow
Job Title:
Environmental Manager
Company:
South Side Landfill, Inc.
Tel:
(317) 247-6808
Email:
cpublow@ssidelandfill.com
Website:
Indiana Hoosier Chapter

Ohio Buckeye

Name:
Mr. Scott B. Perry, S.C.
Job Title:
Director of Operations & Maintenance
Company:
Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO)
Tel:
(614) 378-2734
Email:
scott.perry@swaco.org
Website:
Ohio Buckeye

Wisconsin Badger

Name:
John Welch
Job Title:
Solid Waste Manager
Company:
Dane County
Tel:
(608) 267-8815
Email:
welch@countyofdane.com
Website:
Wisconsin Badger

Region 10

Iowa Society of Solid Waste Operations

Name:
Mr. William Rowland
Job Title:
Director
Company:
Landfill of North Iowa
Tel:
(641) 357-5452x11
Email:
bill@landfillnorthiowa.org
Website:
Iowa Society of Solid Waste Operations

Kansas Sunflower

Name:
Kathy Richardson, S.C.
Job Title:
Solid Waste Division Manager
Company:
City of Lawrence
Tel:
(785) 760-1631
Email:
krichardson@lawrenceks.org
Website:
Kansas Sunflower

Minnesota Land of Lakes

Name:
Jennefer Klennert
Job Title:
Principal Consultant
Company:
Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC
Tel:
(612) 437-9094
Email:
Jennefer.klennert@foth.com
Website:
Minnesota Land of Lakes

Missouri

Name:
Erick Roberts
Job Title:
Superintendent of Solid Waste
Company:
City of Springfield
Tel:
(417) 864-2001
Email:
eroberts@springfieldmo.gov
Website:
Missouri

Nebraska Cornhusker

Name:
Mr. Joel Stenberg, S.C.
Job Title:
Project Engineer
Company:
SCS Engineers
Tel:
(402) 884-6202
Email:
jstenberg@scsengineers.com
Website:
Nebraska Cornhusker

Region 11

Alaska

Name:
Jack Maryott
Job Title:
N/A
Company:
Kenai Peninsula Borough
Tel:
(907) 252-8311
Email:
Jack.maryott@kpb.us
Website:
Alaska

Oregon Beaver

Name:
Mr. Timothy Logan
Job Title:
Fusible Product Specialist
Company:
Core & Main
Tel:
(503) 523-9163
Email:
Timothy.Logan@coreandmain.com
Website:
Oregon Beaver

Washington Evergreen

Name:
Ms. Mary P. Shanks
Job Title:
Solid Waste Project Manager
Company:
HDR, Inc.
Tel:
(206) 826-4697
Email:
mary.shanks@hdrinc.com
Website:
Washington Evergreen

Region 12

Northern Lights (CPC)

Name:
Mr. Bill Cummins
Job Title:
Director Sales & Marketing
Company:
EMW
Tel:
(403) 686-2101
Email:
bcummins@emworks.ca
Website:
Northern Lights (CPC)

Includes the provinces of Alberta, Manitoba, Northwest Territories Nunavut, and Saskatchewan.

Pacific Chapter - BC & Yukon

Name:
Mr. Mark Watt
Job Title:
Owner
Company:
Watt Environmental
Tel:
(250) 862-2112
Email:
mwatt56@outlook.com
Website:
Pacifiic Chapter - BC & Yukon

Includes the provinces of British Columbia and Yukon.

Region 13

Atlantic Canada

Name:
Nicole Haverkort
Job Title:
Regional Director
Company:
Eastern Regional Solid Waste Management
Tel:
(902) 232-2563
Email:
nicole@erswm.ca
Website:
Atlantic Canada

Includes the provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.

Ontario

Name:
Mr. Peter Kryger
Job Title:
Project Manager
Company:
Niagara Region
Tel:
N/A
Email:
peter.kryger@niagararegion.ca
Website:
Ontario

Quebec Chapter

Name:
Francis Fortin
Job Title:
CEO
Company:
Chamard et Associes, Inc
Tel:
(514) 844-7111
Email:
f.fortin@chamardetassocies.com
Website:
Quebec Chapter