Christine McCoy is a solid waste and recycling professional who has worked for the public, private, and nonprofit sectors of the industry, focusing on reuse, waste prevention, recycling composting, and energy-from-waste. Ms. McCoy became interested in solid waste during a stint as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Commonwealth of Dominica, a small island in the Caribbean. Upon her return to the U.S., Christine obtained a M.A. in Cultural and Environmental Geography from Louisiana State University, where she focused on sustainable solid waste management on small islands of the Caribbean. Christine is also a past board member of the NRC and the Virginia Recycling Association.