Ash Raichura was elected as a member of the Board of Directors with the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) Northern Lights Chapter on May 15, 2015. Founded in 1961, SWANA is a non-profit, educational organization serving individuals and communities responsible for the management and operation of municipal solid waste management systems. Dedicated to the advancement of professionalism in the field, SWANA has become the largest member-based solid waste management association in the world. The Northern Lights Chapter includes Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories
Ash is a design engineer in Dillon’s Winnipeg office with broad-based experience in the field of environmental engineering and waste management. Ash has been a team member on a range of waste management projects including landfill design, landfill gas generation modelling, design and operation report development, environmental approvals and licensing, landfill site life estimates and construction specification, tender and contract document writing.