The Planning and Management Division (PM) has more than 700 directors and managers focused on developing innovative solutions to challenges faced by today’s solid waste decision-makers, and provides members with the information they need to stay on the cutting-edge of the solid waste field.
You must be a member of both SWANA and the Technical Division to join a committee.
The Planning & Management (PM) Technical Division Awards committee evaluates nominations and presents SWANA Award.
The PM Distinguished Individual Achievement Award (DIAA) recognizes efforts on behalf of individual SWANA members for service to SWANA and the division.
The PM Organization Award recognizes an organization that is advancing the integration of solid waste management principles into an effective and sustainable organization.
Tracks current and pending legislation at the federal and state levels, providing comments and writing letters to elected officials in support of SWANA’s stance on key issues.
Develops and oversees the Division’s technical programs at WASTECON®. Members also can serve as moderators for technical sessions and contribute to the topic and speaker selection process for SWANA’s regular Webinars.
Provides PM-related training and education through courses and publications, assuring program quality.