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PRC TO HONOR DAVID HESS AT OCT. 14 AWARDS CELEBRATION

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on September 21, 2021

DAVID HESS RECOGNIZED AS RECIPIENT OF PRC’S HIGHEST HONOR AT 2021 VIRTUAL AWARDS CELEBRATION PRC will present its most prestigious honor – the Fox Calhoun Award – to environmental trailblazer David Hess at its annual Awards Celebration held Thursday, October 14, in virtual format. Mr. Hess, former Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, […]

DAVID E. HESS

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on September 20, 2021

David E. Hess, who served as Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for nearly two years beginning in April 2001, led the agency responsible for the successful rescue of nine trapped miners at the Quecreek Mine in Somerset County in 2002 and helped guide the environmental response to the crash of Flight 93 […]

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PRC APPOINTS DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on August 12, 2021

PRC announces the appointment of Sarah Alessio Shea, who since 2005 has overseen a variety of PRC recycling programs in western Pennsylvania.  The 70+ collection events she’s organized have kept more than 3 million pounds of material out of landfills. Ms. Shea’s logistical expertise and hands-on leadership will now benefit the organization statewide as she […]

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JOB OPENING FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM SPECIALIST

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on July 12, 2021

PRC’s Pittsburgh office is accepting applications for a full-time ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM SPECIALIST position. Job Summary: Develop, coordinate, implement and assist in facilitating a set of specific waste minimization programs related to recycling, reuse, litter prevention and composting in the public, business and municipal government sectors.  Perform day to day tasks including but not limited to the […]

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PRC APPOINTS DARREN A. SPIELMAN AS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on May 12, 2021

PRC has announced the appointment of Darren A. Spielman, PhD, as Executive Director of the commonwealth’s oldest grassroots environmental organization effective May 17. The appointment establishes Dr. Spielman – who possesses 20 years of leadership experience in the nonprofit and education sectors, most recently as Executive Director of the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public […]

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