Green Festival Speakers

Abby Van Waning


Van Waning is an Environmental Engineer for the Urban Management and Brownfield Redevelopment (UMBR) group, which evaluates, remediates and provides for the redevelopment of properties for City projects and develops and implements programs in support of the City's wastereduction and recycling initiatives. Prior to her work at the Department of Environment, Van Waning worked as an environmental consultant in the private sector for several years. Van Waning holds a Bachelors of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Illinois and a Masters in Environmental Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.