ProfileMirka Januszkiewicz is the Director of Solid Waste Management for the Regional Municipality of Durham (Canada). She has extensive experience working in the solid waste industry, obtained by working at the senior level in the private and government sectors. Mirka is responsible for the Region of Durham's integrated waste management system, which includes the collection and processing of waste, organic waste and recyclables. She is responsible for the construction and operation of the first, in 25 years, "Green Field" energy from waste facility. Recently Mirka obtained approval for a $160M project, which will include the construction of a waste pre-sort facility, and a state of the art anaerobic digestion plant (AD). Mirka is a licensed Professional Engineer with the province of Ontario. She is also a member of the Ontario Waste Management Association (OWMA) Board of Directors.