Speaker Bio

John Sliwicki

John Sliwicki

SVP MRF Operations, Lakeshore Recycling Systems

John Sliwicki joined the LRS team in 2016 and leads the growing LRS Post-Collection side of the Company. This is currently comprised of three single-stream recycling MRFs, six construction and demolition MRFs, seven transfer stations and three landfills throughout the Midwest.

As an industry leader, John has an impressive 25+ years of experience in the combined waste and construction industry, with 18 years dedicated to Safety and Risk Management and over four years leading Operations.

John also serves on the National Board of the CDRA and the Illinois Chapter of SWANA (additionally the last four years as Safety Ambassador). Additionally, he has active involvement in several sub-committees addressing recycling and legislative initiatives. John has two undergraduate degrees and received an MBA from Indiana University.