Mecklenburg County, NC won a 2021 National Association of Counties (NaCO) Civic Education & Public Information Achievement Award for its COVID-Safe Waste Reduction & Recycling Outreach program .
- Jeff Smithberger, Director, Mecklenburg County Solid Waste
Maitri Meyer, Founder, Recycling Educators
Jeff Smithberger, County Solid Waste Director and independent contractor, Maitri Meyer of Recycling Educators, will share how they quickly converted their in-person presentations and MRF tours into safe and accessible virtual webinars.
The e-learning case study will overview what was done, lessons learned, and program outcomes. Ample time will be reserved for Q&A, so others can share experiences and best practices. Learn how your organization can educate diverse residents in your community to recycle right and reduce waste by leveraging technology.