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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 Young Professionals across the country.

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

Open Positions

Region Open Positions
Region 1 Chapter Liaison in Northern California Gold Rush Chapter (Click here to apply »)
Region 2 Chapter Liaison in New Mexico Roadrunner Chapter (Click here to apply »)
Region 3 All positions filled
Region 4 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Chapter Liaison in Alabama Chapter, Louisiana Solid Waste Association, and Mississippi Magnolia Chapter (Click here to apply »)
Region 5 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Region 6 All positions filled
Region 7 All positions filled
Region 8 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Region 9 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Region 10 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Region 11 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Chapter Liaison in Alaska Chapter & Oregon Beaver Chapter (Click here to apply »)
Region 12 All positions filled
Region 13 Region Representative (Click here to apply »)
Chapter Liaison in Atlantic Canada Chapter (Click here to apply »)

*YP Regional Representative Primary Responsibilities

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

**YP Chapter Liaison Primary Responsibilities

  • 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