Anne Germain

Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)

Anne Germain has over 30 years in the industry that includes extensive background in analysis of industry trends, contracting, engineering, operations and compliance. Prior to joining NWRA, Anne was Chief Engineer with the Delaware Solid Waste Authority (DSWA). Anne is a Past President of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and is a trustee-at-large for the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES). She is a professional engineer and a Board Certified Environmental Engineer with a Master's in Civil Engineering from the University of Delaware and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech. In 2020, she was recognized by MSW Management with their legacy award and in 2023, she was named to the inaugural class of Waste360’s 2023 Women Who Inspire.