Des Moines, IA (October 2013) — Iowa Recycling Association (IRA), a non-profit serving the recycling industry, announced the election of five new members to serve on the organization’s Board of Directors, as well as the installation of officers.
Commenting on their appointment, Board President Yvette Clapp said, “We are very pleased to add the talent and industry knowledge of these respected individuals to our Board. We are looking forward to their contributions as we continue to advance effective recycling for the public benefit of a healthier economy and environment in Iowa.”
Joining the IRA Board of Directors are:
Chad Borsheim, Chamness Technology (Blairsburg)
John Donahue, Heritage Interactive Services (Iowa City)
Janet Hansen-Tilley, Vermeer Corporation (Pella)
Brian Hoyer, Rite Environmental Inc., (Cedar Falls)
Shannon Meister, Council Bluffs Recycling Center (Council Bluffs)
President: Yvette Clapp, hibu—Division of Yellowbook (Cedar Rapids)
Vice-President: Joseph Skaff, City Carton Recycling (Iowa City/Davenport)
Treasurer: Darven Kendell, DMC Regional Waste Commission/Area Recyclers (Burlington)
Secretary: Jennifer Jordan, Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center (Iowa City)
About Iowa Recycling Association:
Founded in 1989, Iowa Recycling Association is a membership-based non-profit organization of businesses, industry, institutions, local governments and organizations dedicated to advancing effective recycling by sharing resources, education and advocacy opportunities. In Iowa alone, the recycling industry supports over 11,400 jobs and generates $2.4 billion annually.
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To view a full listing of the IRA Board of Directors: http://www.iowarecycles.org/content.asp?ID=4677