Who is Recyclemania?

Who is Recyclemania?

The RecycleMania program is governed by a non-profit 501c(3) organization called RecycleMania, Inc. made up of a board of directors made up of recycling and sustainability managers from a variety of participating universities. 

RecycleMania Board


Luis Campos


Central New Mexico Community College


Alfonzye ”Chip” Chisholm Howard University
Jessica Eimer Aquinas College
  Jennifer Hobson University of Texas, Austin
Kristy Jones National Wildlife Foundation
Ed Newman  
Tara Pike-Nordstrom University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Jay Price

University of Tennessee,

Vice President

Bill Rudy Brigham Young University
  Stacy Wheeler President

RecycleMania – Emeritus 

The RecycleMania Board of Directors recognizes the following individuals for their outstanding contributions made to the organizational leadership, direction, and service of the RecycleMania Tournament, and they each have been awarded with honor the RecycleMania Emeritus status. 

  • Christine Beslin, Georgia Southern University
  • Jack Debell, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Rob Gogan, Harvard University
  • Deb Hanson, University of Arizona
  • Karyn Kaplan, University of Oregon
  • Elizabeth Koprowski, FBI, Sustainability Program
  • Donna Loftus, Stetson University
  • Ron Vance, US EPA

Program management for RecycleMania is provided by Keep America Beautiful (KAB). Program support is provided by the US Environmental Protection Agency's WasteWise program and the College & University Recycling Coalition (CURC).

RecycleMania is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors, The Coca Cola Company and Alcoa Foundation.