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Emma Jones

Sustainability Specialist

Emma joined Waste Wise in February 2020. Emma works with multi-unit properties in Ramsey and Washington Counties to implement and improve recycling programs, and to educate multi-unit residents on best practices for recycling right and reducing waste.

Prior to Waste Wise, Emma worked at the Carver County Environmental Center, and completed an AmeriCorps service position through the Minnesota GreenCorps program at Pope/Douglas Solid Waste Management where she conducted multi-unit recycling outreach, business recycling implementation, and events recycling and organics outreach. She graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College with a BA in Environmental Studies with a focus in the social sciences, and Scandinavian Studies. 

In her free time, Emma likes to sit down with a book, play with her cats, experiment with cooking, and make plans for travelling to visit family and friends.