As an environmental specialist, Bret assists in a number of different programs at the Iowa Waste Reduction Center. Whether he is helping the IWRC with their food waste reduction efforts, the STAR4D painter training program, or the Iowa Air Emission Assistance Program, Bret enjoys using his 10 years of experience in roles related to environmental science and policy to help further the IWRC’s mission of reducing the amount of waste produced in the state of Iowa and beyond.
Bret received his B.A. in Environmental Policy from Drake University in 2010, a Master Certification in Geographic Information Systems from Iowa State in 2017, and a M.S. in Environmental Science from Iowa State in 2018. He started at the IWRC in 2019.
Specialities: Environmental Policy, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Environmental Research