Annual Regional Conference of State Solid Waste Directors – An EBC Leadership Webinar


Date: July 11, 2024

Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm EST


Phone: (617) 505-1818

Email: [email protected]


Virtual Event

Information for viewing the webinar will be shared with registered attendees in a confirmation email.

Accessibility: EBC is committed to providing an environment that is accessible to individuals with disabilities. If you need a disability-related accommodation, or have other questions, please contact us at [email protected].

This annual EBC program features a unique opportunity to hear from all of New England’s solid waste regulatory leadership, hear their challenges, and learn about opportunities for solid waste management advancement across New England. Each state’s Solid Waste Director will give their perspectives on the most critical solid waste management issues facing their respective states and the region.

Following their presentations, the Directors will participate in a panel discussion and address the future challenges and opportunities in solid waste management in New England.

General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (2.5 training contact hours). Certificates are automatically provided via email link for registered attendees at the conclusion of the webinar.

Additional information can be found under the tabs above.
Program Agenda:


  • Carla Hopkins, Director, Division of Materials Management,  Maine Department of Environmental Protection

New Hampshire 

  • Leah McKenna, Administrator, Solid Waste Management Bureau, New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

State of Rhode Island

  • Mark Dennen, CPG, Supervising Environmental Scientist, Office of Land Revitalization and Sustainable Materials Management, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

Networking Break


  • John Fischer, Deputy Division Director, Solid Waste Materials Management, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection


  • Gabrielle Frigon, Director, Waste Engineering and Enforcement Division, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection


  • Josh Kelly, Solid Waste Program Manager, Waste Management & Prevention Division, Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, Department of Environmental Conservation

Moderated Discussion

Program Chair:
  • Stephen Wright, P.E., Vice President, Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc.

Available PowerPoint presentations from the Annual Regional Conference of State Solid Waste Directors – An EBC Leadership Webinar will be posted to this event page five business days after the conclusion of the webinar.

EBC does not guarantee that each speaker presentation will be posted.

Webinar Recording

Registered Attendees

All registered attendees receive the link to the webinar recording five business days after the conclusion of the webinar. If you are a registered attendee and did not receive the webinar recording, please contact the EBC office.

EBC does not guarantee that each speaker presentation will be recorded.

EBC Members

The webinar recording is available to EBC Members via the Info Hub. If you are an employee of an EBC Member Company and cannot access the Info Hub, please contact the EBC Office.


Non-Members are welcome to register and pay the Non-Member registration rate to receive access to the webinar recording.

Event Sponsors


Registration Details

Individual Registration

If registration occurs  ——–>Through July 4After July 4
EBC Member:$80$110

Group Registration

For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print

Please note that refunds are not available after Wednesday, July 10. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this webinar will close at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 11.

Find out more about sponsoring EBC programs.

Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: $30
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Job Seeker Rate: $30
For attendees who are currently unemployed.

Elected Officials: Please contact EBC

Students: Please contact EBC

Can’t attend live?

Register today and receive the webinar recording within five business days of the conclusion of the webinar.

Upcoming Programs & Events

© 2024 Environmental Business Council of New England. All rights reserved. Website Design by Compete Now.

Follow Us: