Michael O’Connor is the Owner/Managing Partner of Premier Waste Services, Inc. located in Phoenix, Arizona. With more than 24 years of experience in the solid waste industry, he has worked from the back of the truck to virtually every facet of the business.
As an active member of the NWRA, he currently serves as the Arizona Chapter Vice Chair and the Arizona Representative for the Services Board of Governors. He is a member of the Awards, Education and Safety Committees.
At the 2019 Waste Expo, Michael was presented with the Chapter Leadership Award.
Residing in Scottsdale, AZ with his fiancée, Cheryl Caponigro, who is also a Partner at Premier Waste. In his free time, he can be found enjoying a great cigar and talking trash.