Dennis is a passionate environmental communicator with a lot of hands-on experience engaging community members in sustainable behaviors with a focus on zero waste. As a field rep, Dennis has helped set up recycling and composting systems as part of their outreach, working with residents and businesses throughout the Bay Area. They have led multilingual recycling facility tours to international delegations, elementary school students and community groups. Honing their attention to detail, Dennis also works on research projects and manages outreach collateral.
Dennis holds a B.A. in Geography with a minor in Geospatial Information Science Technology from UC Berkeley and an A.A. in Recycling and Resource Management from Golden West College in Huntington Beach. They are certified in Master Resource & Conservation and Master Compost & Solid Waste by the San Mateo County Office of Sustainability, and as Zero Waste Community Associate by Zero Waste USA.