Solid Waste Advisory Committee


The Department of Environmental Management oversees the committee's work. The Solid Waste Advisory Committee's duties involve:
  • Reviewing current operations and data to make specific recommendations for increasing efficiencies, diverting more tons, and limiting landfill risk.
  • Building consensus among SWAC, staff, Maui policymakers, and State regulators to pursue one of a number of options that provide a healthy environment and service to the rate payer.
  • Drafting a practical plan that is a blueprint for implementation


 Name  Organization  Postion
Malia Cahill Maui Huliau Executive Director
Keiki-Pua Dancil Pulama Lanai Senior VP of Govt. Affairs & Strategic Planning
Alexander deRoode County of Maui County Energy Commissioner
Tamara Farnsworth County of Maui Recycling Coordinator
Rubens Fonseca Maui EKO Systems Plant Manager
Nick Garofalo Schnitzer Steel Regional General Manager
Gabrielle Schuerger Malama Maui Nui Executive Director
Yuki Lei Sugimura Maui County Council Infrastructure & Transportation Committee Chair
Peter Sullivan P.B. Sullivan Construction President
Mike White Kaanapali Beach Hotel General Manager
Roger Yamagata Maui Disposal General Manager

Agendas, Minutes, Presentations & Meeting Materials

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Our Workers

The following companies provide various duties:
  • HDR, Inc., specializing in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services.

Additional Information

  1. Solid Waste Advisory Committee

  2. Solid Waste Division

    Physical Address
    2200 Main St
    One Main Plaza Bldg, Suite 225
    Wailuku, HI 96793

    Phone: : (808) 270-7875

  3. Environmental Management, Department of

    Phone: : (808) 270-8230
    Fax: : (808) 270-8234