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Living Green Task Force

The Living Green Task Force is committed to achieving sustainable practices in the areas of recycling/composting, water, energy, air quality, trees and healthy community through education and engagement.

Meetings of the Living Green Task Force are held Thursdays beginning at 6 p.m. in Central Administration Building (Conference Room B). The public is welcome to attend.

Upcoming Meetings:
  • Thursday, July 18, 2019
  • Thursday, September 19, 2019
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019
  • Thursday, January 12, 2020


The Living Green Task Force Members:

  • Kimberly Brueck, Director of Human Resources & Administrative Services, Green Local Schools
  • Paul Ciocca, City of Green Engineer
  • Mike Elkins, Parks & Recreation Superintendent, City of Green
  • Joel Engman, Pastor, Harmony Springs Christian Church
  • Sarah Haring, Community Development Administrator, City of Green
  • Chad Hartong, Environmental Science Teacher, Springfield Local Schools
  • Terry Hogan, General Manger, Product Development, Firestone Polymers
  • Marcie Kress, Executive Director, ReWorks
  • Kyle Lukes, Chair, PLA, ASLA Landscape Architect, Environmental Design Group
  • Jeff Reinman, Program Coordinator, Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility, Diebold Nixdorf Inc.
  • Nicholas Roth, AM, Vendor Quality Assurance, The J. M. Smucker Company
  • Eric Scott, Maintenance Trainer, Akron Metro RTA
  • Justin Speight, City of Green Council Liaison
  • Lynn Stamp, Portage Lakes Advisory Council Liaison
  • Denise Talbott, Adult Services Librarian, Akron-Summit County Public Library
  • Valerie Wax-Carr, Director of Public Service, City of Green
  • Valerie Wolford, Communications Manager, City of Green
  • Julia Tsarnas, Student Municipal Representative
  • Kevin Lin, Student Municipal Representative