Grand Canyon Section

Air & Waste Management Association

About Us

The Air & Waste Management Association is a nonprofit, non-partisan professional organization that provides training, information, and networking opportunities to 9,000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. The association’s goals are to strengthen the environmental profession, expand scientific and technological responses to environmental concerns, and assist professionals in critical environmental decision-making to benefit society.

The A&WMA is divided into 32 regional sections, 68 local chapters, and 50 student chapters worldwide. Maintaining a neutral forum is vital to the association, whose bylaws mandate a balanced Board of Directors by workforce sector. Learn more about this international organization by visiting

The Grand Canyon Section (GCS) is based primarily in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, although meetings are periodically held throughout the state. The GCS currently has over 100 members and a Board of Directors with representation from academic, government, industry and consulting sectors. The goal of the section is to organize activities that focus on regional or local issues of interest. This includes lunch and dinner meetings and social events. The GCS is the perfect vehicle to propel our environmental community into the future. Get involved! Stay connected!

Membership Benifits

The environmental industry is rapidly changing and the way to stay up to date on the latest developments is to become a member of the Air & Waste Management Association and connect with professionals from all over the world, sharing the common goal of advancing the environmental industry.

Access Resources

Access an archive of GCS presentations and materials from past section meetings and workshops.

Build Your Network

Connect with other members to learn, network, and share information through technical and social events.

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Save Money

Receive discounted admission to lunch and dinner meetings and social events.

Officers & Board of Directors

A&WMA Grand Canyon Section By Laws
Zach Harbin


Mike Sonenberg

Past Chair

Michael Burton


Steve Ochs


Ira Domsky

Board Member

Peter Hyde

Board Member

Ken Parsons

Board Member

Darcy Anderson

Board Member


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