New Year Bash

New Year Bash

Current members and new members gathered together last week at Rudy’s BBQ for some delicious food, great conversation, and networking to discuss the upcoming 2024 year ahead. We have great plans this year for women in various industries to come together for fun and learning. Mark your calendars for some great upcoming events: March 21…

Women in the Environment Welcomes Two New Board Members

Women in the Environment Welcomes Two New Board Members

Women in the Environment is pleased to announce the addition of two new Board members. We look forward to an exciting year ahead. Welcome Christina and Savannah. Savannah Dosher is the Environmental Programs Coordinator for the City of Irving. She has a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Arizona State University, and an Associate of…

Champion Waste featured in BioCycle magazine for their Food Waste Composting Facility

Champion Waste featured in BioCycle magazine for their Food Waste Composting Facility

Champion Waste & Recycling Services, based in Dallas, has spearheaded food waste management through a state-of-the-art composting facility. Founded by Paul and Michelle Kuhar, third-generation waste industry leaders, the company identified and tackled the challenge of diverting food waste from landfills since 2008. Their specialized facility processes 400 tons of food waste daily, alongside green…

Dallas College 13th Annual Sustainability Summit

Dallas College 13th Annual Sustainability Summit

Women in the Environment proudly participated in Dallas College’s annual sustainability conference again this year. The full-day gathering included numerous exhibitors and collaborators, sharing their stories and environmental initiatives with the several hundred attendees. Keynote speaker William Kamkwamba, Malawian inventor, engineer and author gained remarkable renown in 2001 when he built a wind turbine to power electrical…

Environmental Science and Civic Engagement

Environmental Science and Civic Engagement

Women in the Environment and Texas Woman’s University Women in the Environment and Texas Woman’s University hosted “Environmental Science and Civic  Engagement,”  attended by biochemistry and environmental science students.   Panelists included: Also, as a part of the symposium, participates toured the Jane Nelson Institute for Women’s Leadership.  The former Texas state Senator established the center…

WE partners with North Texas Healthy Communities for a culled produce event.

WE partners with North Texas Healthy Communities for a culled produce event.

From North Texas Healthy Communities: the Culled Produce Recovery Project, emphasizing food insecurity in Dallas-Fort Worth and beyond Food waste, overtaxed landfills, and food insecurity are complex issues. Solutions come with vision, partnership, and passion. The Produce Recovery Project is one solution, designed to keep viable produce out of the landfills and into the hands…

Cyndi Bishop Top Environmental Lawyer in Dallas-Fort Worth Region

Cyndi Bishop Top Environmental Lawyer in Dallas-Fort Worth Region

Cynthia (Cyndi) Bishop is listed first in D Magazine’s 2023 recent roll-out of the Best Environmental Lawyers in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. She is a longtime member of Women in the Environment, having held numerous leadership positions through the years. For 30 years, she has been assisting clients nationwide, resolving environmental problems through her experience…

Linda Pavlik Named to Fort Worth’s Most Influential People List

Linda Pavlik Named to Fort Worth’s Most Influential People List

For the fifth consecutive year, Fort Worth INC. Magazine named Linda Pavlik one of the 400 Most Influential People in Fort Worth, those years being 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020 and 2019.  She is the owner and president of Pavlik and Associates, an award-winning strategic communications firm whose client base includes private companies, governmental entities and…

City Recognized for its Encouragement of Citizen Action

City Recognized for its Encouragement of Citizen Action

Air North Texas recognizes the City of Irving for its “Outstanding Educational Advertising Materials” informing residents about air quality through regular email blasts, including on high ozone days. Clean Air Action Day and ozone messages were distributed on different social media platforms. The City of Irving also issued a Clean Air Action Day proclamation. Air…