2019 Environmental Business Leadership Conference

The Four Seasons Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland
July 10, 2019
Registration Open

Susan Robinson, Senior Public Affairs Director, Waste Management

Susan Robinson, Senior Public Affairs Director, Waste Management

Susan Robinson is Senior Public Affairs Director for Waste Management. She has worked in the environmental industry for over 30 years in roles that span the public sector, non-profit, consultancy, and over twenty years in the private sector. Her experience includes global commodity marketing, research and analysis of industry trends, and twenty years managing municipal solid waste and recycling contracts. Robinson has worked for Waste Management since 1999, with much of her time interfacing with local governments and implementing municipal programs. She is responsible for the company’s public policy efforts around recycling, organics management, natural gas and new technologies. Robinson is on the Board of Directors of Ameripen, the American Biogas Council, the Southeast Recycling Development Council, and the California Natural Gas Vehicle Association. She also served on the Washington State Governor’s Beyond Waste Working Group and is past president of the Washington State Recycling Association. She attended Stanford University and the University of Washington, and holds degrees in Applied Earth Sciences and English. Her Masters work in Environmental Studies is from the Evergreen State College.