Recycling Council of Alberta Presents

League of Extraordinary Recyclers

Knocking Out Waste

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Kevin Weisinger

Kevin Weisinger is a long-time business development leader with a proven track record of accomplishment in mobile technology and the waste and recycling industry. For over 20 years, he has built his expertise and understanding of the waste management sector and its fleet management issues to better address his clients’ needs and help shape solutions […]

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Jo-Anne St. Godard

Jo-Anne St. Godard has been Executive Director of Recycling Council of Ontario (RCO) since 2004, and plays a key role in furthering waste reduction in Ontario and beyond. Her expertise relates to development of policies and practices that drive positive environmental outcomes under market-based approaches. In doing so, she applies demonstrated best practice on waste […]

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Leigh-Anne Palter

Leigh-Anne Palter is the CEO of Chestermere Utilities Inc. (CUI), serving an urban population of nearly 20,000 residents with innovative delivery of essential services. These services currently include solid waste removal, enhanced curbside recycling and organics collection, potable water distribution, storm water and wastewater collection. Bordering the City of Calgary, Chestermere has experienced population growth […]

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Vivian De Giovanni

Vivian has over 25 years’ experience in the waste management field and is currently the Supervisor of Program Development in Solid Waste Resources at the City of Guelph. Prior to Guelph, Vivian was the Executive Director of Ontario’s Municipal Waste Association for eleven years. Her other municipal experience includes planning special diversion projects at the […]

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Annette Hunter

Annette is Aquatera’s Landfill Manager. The landfill is a municipal class II with bioreactor cells . The produced methane is captured and used to power the water treatment plant. Annette’s has previous experience in the recreation industry, but she always had a passion for recycling and environmental stewardship. She is enjoying her current position at Aquatera, […]

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Scott Parent

Scott Parent, his partner Tatiana, and their daughter Thalassa had been living in Canmore, AB, when they purchased a 5 acre piece of land on the Bruce Peninsula, in Ontario, back in 2008. The land had buildings, a well, septic, and hydro, with potential for gardens and the opportunity to build a small family farm. […]

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Jerry Powell

Jerry Powell is the owner of three magazines (Resource Recycling, Plastics Recycling Update and E-Scrap News). He edits Resource Recycling. In addition, he aids in the management of three annual conferences, The E-Scrap Conference, The Plastics Recycling Conference, and The Resource Recycling Conference, several of which are the world’s largest in their fields. Previously, Jerry […]

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Sabine Weber

Sabine worked for nearly twenty years in Europe as product manager/head of design in the fashion industry and international buyer/team leader in retail for different brands before she came to Canada six years ago. She worked as a college instructor and taught courses in fashion marketing, product knowledge, sustainable fashion, product management, and international trade. […]

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