Besides championing these sustainable initiatives in-house, Helena serves as a member of the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board
, a volunteer organization that works to help New York City achieve its zero waste goals, and is Chair of the Lower East Side Ecology Center, which similarly works toward a more sustainable New York City.
She holds certifications in landfill operations, recycling systems and composting management and is a board member of the Regional Solid Waste Advisory Board
and the Georgia Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America.
Sarah Currie-Halpem is Founder and Partner of Think Zero, an industry leader in waste reduction consulting, as well as Chair of the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board
. Prior to Think Zero, Mrs.