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SWANA’s Young Professional Open Positions

We know you’re busy. But there are a variety of opportunities for you to get involved in SWANA’s Young Professionals (YP) group that don’t require a huge time commitment. From simply networking with other YPs to meeting established solid waste professionals to volunteering your time and talents to the YP group, we offer it all.

Want to get involved? See current YP Volunteer Opportunities below and contact SWANA’s YP Group Staff Liaison, Shelby Truxon, to ask questions and get started.


Open YP Regional Rep and Chapter Liaison Positions

SWANA YP *Regional Rep and **Chapter Liaison positions provide critical volunteer opportunities for members looking to engage in SWANA initiatives designed to help develop, recruit, and educate YPs across the country.

Please contact SWANA’s YP Group Staff Liaison, Shelby Truxon, to ask questions and get started.

Open Positions:

Region 1 Regional Rep, Utah and New Mexico
Region 2 Chapter Liaison in Alaska and Oregon
Region 3 All positions are filled
Region 4 Chapter Liaison in Northern New England
Region 5 Chapter Liaisons in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and South Carolina

*YP Regional Reps are primarily responsible for:

  • Coordinating YP Chapter Liaisons
  • Reporting needs and information to YP Steering Committee
  • Implement the YP Action Plan on a local level

**YP Chapter Liaisons are primarily responsible for:

  • Reporting needs and information to YP Regional Representative
  • Recruiting support
  • Growing YP Chapter contact list
  • Developing networking programs
  • Creating opportunities for learning
  • Advocating for local YPs