Current Opportunities

Recycle Everywhere Summer Staff – 2017

Outreach Coordintor – Closes March 17

Current Staff

Learn more about the staff that runs the Recycle Everywhere program, check out our teams bio’s below:

Ken Friesen

Executive Director

Ken Friesen is the Executive Director for the CBCRA and its Recycle Everywhere program. He has been directly involved in waste reduction and recycling since 1990. Ken has led the initiation, design, and implementation of multi- stakeholder stewardship programs, as well as providing strategic governance and project management services. Ken’s background in waste reduction, recycling, and stewardship programs enables him to apply a variety of perspectives to work with diverse stakeholders and lead them to a common goal.

Christa Rust

Program Manager

Christa Rust is the Program Manager for the Recycle Everywhere program. She has over 10 years of experience in management, stakeholder engagement and sustainability. Christa graduated with a Masters of Natural Resources Management from the University of Manitoba and an undergraduate in Recreation Studies. She has worked in the public and private field in both consulting and operational capacities.

Melissa Dorota

Senior Outreach Coordinator

Melissa Dorota is the Senior Outreach Coordinator for Recycle Everywhere. She has completed both a B.A. in Environmental Studies and a B.A. in Political Science at the University of Winnipeg. With eight years of professional experience, Melissa has a vast understanding of the environmental sector and has consulted at both the private and public level. Melissa brings project leadership and business development to the team.

Arielle Gurevich

Communications Manager

Arielle Gurevich is the Communications Manager for Recycle Everywhere. She has over nine years of experience in conceptualizing, creating and implementing a range of marketing and communications plans that include traditional and non-traditional mediums, including social media and online marketing. Arielle is a graduate from the University of Manitoba, Asper School of Business with a Bachelor of Commerce degree; double majoring in Marketing and Entrepreneurship.

Jaclyn Diduck

Senior Logistics & Schools Coordinator 

Jaclyn Diduck is the Senior Logistics & Schools Coordinator for Recycle Everywhere.  With interests in learning and environmental education, Jaclyn’s background allows her to bring a focus on sustainability issues and natural resources management to the team. Jaclyn graduated with a BA in Environmental Studies from the University of Winnipeg and a Master of Natural Resources Management from the University of Manitoba.  Jaclyn is a member of the operations team where she coordinates the Recycle Everywhere 101 schools program as well as manages  events and the Street Team.

Brienne Santos

Administrative Coordinator

Brienne Santos is the Administrative Coordinator for Recycle Everywhere.  Brienne’s diverse background in design, education, and residential management makes her a valuable resource in many different facets of the organization. With experience in program coordination and event planning, Brienne brings strong time management and organization skills to the team.

Michael Hancharyk

Promotions & Education Coordinator

Michael Hancharyk is the Promotions & Education Coordinator for Recycle Everywhere. Michael graduated with a B. Sc. in Environmental Science from the University of Winnipeg. He has volunteered, and continues to, with many green initiatives around the city. Michael’s charisma and passion for sustainable education make him a perfect fit to develop and deliver our RE101 school presentations. He also leads our Street Team; you may see him at different events around Manitoba dispensing his recycling knowledge and smiles.

Jordan Hanna

Outreach Coordinator

Jordan Hanna is the Outreach Coordinator for Recycle Everywhere. Jordan graduated from the Environmental Studies program at the University of Manitoba with a focus on sustainable development and economics. Jordan provides support on data collection, waste audit analysis and coordinates the implementation of Recycle Everywhere’s Mini Bin program for Multi-Family Dwellings.

Justine Spearman

Field Operations Representative

Justine is a Field Operations Representative for Recycle Everywhere Program. She specializes in stakeholder engagement, research project implementation, and program development. Justine plays a role in the environmental community by sitting as an active member of the Manitoba Eco-Network Board of Directors and is the co-chair of the Manitoba Environmental Industries Association Executive Student Chapter and has extensive experience organizing and promoting networking and environmental events. Justine graduated from the University of Manitoba with an honour’s degree in Environmental Sciences focusing on Corporate Sustainable Development.

Thamie Tan

Recycle Everywhere 101 Representative

Thamie is the RE101 Representative for Recycle Everywhere Program. With knowledge in environmental issues, sustainable development and a passion for environmental education and youth empowerment, she provides support in the continuing growth and implementation of the school’s program, directly working with educators and students around Manitoba. Thamie graduated with a Bachelor of Environmental Studies from the University of Manitoba.

Video Library

Video Library

See recycling in action.

Recycle Everywhere 101

Recycle Everywhere 101

Get your school excited about recycling empty beverage containers.

Recycling in the workplace

Recycling in the workplace

Learn more about
recycling in the workplace.

Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Check out what our Street Team
and Mascot are up to.