Young Professionals

YP Rep Needed for Waste to Energy Technical Division

  • 1.  YP Rep Needed for Waste to Energy Technical Division

    Posted 10-13-2016 01:30 PM

    Are you a member of the Waste to Energy Technical Division?  

    Are you 35 or under and a SWANA YPG member?

    Are you interested in expanding your career, industry involvement, and making a difference in SWANA?

    The Waste to Energy Technical Division is looking for a Technical Division Young Professional Representative (TDYPR). 

    The TDYPR represents the Technical Division during Young Professional Group (YPG) meetings and provides a YP outlook for Division activities and efforts.  In FY 2017, the TDYPR will:

    • Represent the interests of the YPG to the Division.
    • Represent the interests of the Division to the YPG.
    • Increase efforts of Division to attract more YPs to the Division and associated committees.
    • Attend the Division meetings held at the LF Symposium and WASTECON.
    • Attend Division Steering Committee teleconferences held in Q2 and Q4 each year.
    • Give a committee report at each meeting and teleconference.
    • Liaison with all other Division committees, but particularly with the Advocacy, Program and Training Committees to provide a YP perspective.
    • Liaison with the YP Steering Committee.
    • Be an active member of at least one Division Committee.

    The Waste to Energy Technical Division has  nearly 300 members and coordinates programs, awards, training, and technical committees

    If you are interested in supporting our Division by becoming the YP Rep, please submit your application to Sue Bumpous at  Include a brief description what you have done professionally, involvement you have had with SWANA and/or the Division, and what you would like to accomplish in the Division if you were elected Division YP Rep.  Attach a professional photo that is 1MB or larger.  

    Applications are due by October 31, 2016

    Shelby Truxon
    Solid Waste Association of North America
    Membership & Young Professionals Program Manager
    Silver Spring MD