Joe Horaney is the Communications Director for the Cedar Rapids/Linn County Solid Waste Agency. Joe has been with the Solid Waste Agency for seven years. He oversees marketing and advertising, website and social media content, and outreach to the Agency’s member and associate member communities. Joe was twice elected to the Iowa Recycling Association board of directors and currently, serves as the IRA’s legislative committee co-chair. Prior to joining the Agency, he worked in television news for ten years. Joe is a graduate of the University of Iowa with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism & Mass Communication. A Dubuque Iowa native, Joe lives in Marion with his wife Jessica and their three children.