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Zero Waste Working Group

The Zero Waste Working Group oversees the College's zero waste goals and manages the many, complex aspects of campus waste systems.

You can find out much more about the College's zero waste efforts on our topic page here. You can also email us at

2023-2024 Members
  • Co-Chairs: Clare Hyre (Sustainability) and Anthony Coschignano (Campus Services)
  • Patti Braun, Purchasing
  • Brendan Carr, Sustainability and Lang Center for Civic & Social Responsibility
  • Alex Danovitch, Zero Waste Consultant
  • Elizabeth Drake, Sustainability
  • Tyrone Dunston, Environmental Services 
  • Andrew Feick, Facilities & Capital Planning
  • Adam Glas, Grounds & Horticulture
  • Richard Green, Swarthmore Dining
  • Vivian Guo '24, Green Advisor 
  • Chris Kane, Purchasing
  • Perry Katsapis, Swarthmore Dining
  • Melanie Leeds, Events Management
  • Chip Proctor, Environmental Services
  • Juna Saito '25, Green Adviso