Transforming Communities: Trash-Free Solutions Summit

Thank you to those who joined the Alice Ferguson Foundation for the

Transforming Communities: Trash-Free Solutions for Healthy Lives, Clean Land, and Safe Water Summit
March 22, 2016

University of Maryland College Park’s Riggs Alumni Center
7801 Alumni Drive, College Park, MD 20742

In conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the signing of the Potomac River Watershed Trash Treaty, this year’s Summit reflected on a decade of successes as well as set the stage for specific, achievable trash reduction goals in the future.


Rushern Baker Tommy Wells
Rushern L. Baker, III Isiah “Ike” Leggett Tommy Wells
Prince George’s County Executive Montgomery County Executive Director, District Department of Environment & Energy


Krista Schlyer portrait -web
Jim Dinegar Krista Schlyer
President & CEO Greater Washington Board of Trade Photojournalist and Author


The Summit featured a lunchtime keynote panel discussion with Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett, and other leaders, moderated by Greater Washington Board of Trade President and CEO, Jim Dinegar. The Summit also featured Roundtable Discussions on key topics and numerous networking opportunities.Summit Links: