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Meet Our Environmental Experts: Terry Parker

Name: Terry ParkerRumpke Recycling Manager Terry Parker offers a simple, yet important, reason to recycle.

Title: Plant Manager for Rumpke's Columbus Recycling Facility and Transfer Station

How long have you worked at Rumpke? 18 years – I have a total of 28 years of experience working in the recycling industry.

What are some of your job duties? I am responsible for overseeing all daily operations at Rumpke's Columbus Material Recovery Facility and Transfer Station.

How has Rumpke changed since you began working here? While I have been at Rumpke, I have seen the company expand its presence in the region year after year while continuing to maintain a high standard for its customers as well as employees.

Tell us about one of your favorite work experiences.  I always enjoy interacting with students during tours of the plant and exchanging ideas about recycling.

What is the best part of your job?  I love being a part of something that has a positive impact on people and the environment.

How has Rumpke positioned itself as a leader in recycling or environmental stewardship?  Rumpke continues to make considerable investments in its recycling infrastructure while simultaneously expanding its customer base.

Meet more of Rumpke’s Environmental Experts: Steve Sargent , Brandy Luhn, Brad Marlow, and Ben Pedigo.

About the author: Darby Fledderjohn is the corporate communications intern at Rumpke.

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