Makes Officer, Staff Changes
Athens, GA - The GrassRoots Recycling Network elected new
Board officers and appointed an Executive Director at its May annual
was elected President. Morse has worked in local government and
on state recycling initiatives in Minnesota for thirteen years.
She is the Recycling & Household Hazardous Waste Program Coordinator
for Winona County Environmental Services in Winona, MN.
stepped down from the President position last month after becoming
environmental aide to California Assembly Speaker Pro-Tem Fred Keeley.
He remains on GRRNs Board.
a recycling consultant from San Diego, was chosen Vice President
David Wood, Senior Associate
at Center on Wisconsin Strategy, Madison, remains Treasurer.
was appointed Executive Director. Sheehan, a biologist, co-founded
GrassRoots Recycling Network in 1995 and became the organizations
first staff member in 1998.
GrassRoots Recycling Network (GRRN) is a North American network
of waste reduction activists and professionals advocating a new
strategy, Zero Waste, for dealing with and ultimately eliminating
the vast flow of waste materials generated by human society.
2001, GRRN is focusing on three program areas: a Beverage Container
Take It Back Campaign; launching a new Electronics Take It Back!
Campaign; and Zero Waste Communities and Policies.