Agency Board and Staff

As a joint powers authority (JPA), Zero Waste Sonoma has a board of directors that includes representatives from each of the ten jurisdictions it serves. Seven staff people carry out the day-to-day responsibilities and run the programs for all residents and businesses served by the Agency.

Upcoming meetings and agendas


City of Cloverdale
Marta G. Cruz-Concepcion
Joe Palla (Alternate)

City of Cotati
Susan Harvey
Damien O'Bid (Alternate)

City of Healdsburg
Evelyn Mitchell
Ariel Kelley (Alternate)

City of Petaluma

Peggy Flynn
Patrick Carter (Alternate)

City of Rohnert Park

Pam Stafford
Vanessa Garrett (Alternate)

City of Santa Rosa
John Sawyer
Joey Hejnowicz (Alternate)

City of Sebastopol

Diana Rich
Neysa Hinton (Alternate)

City of Sonoma
Madolyn Agrimonti

County of Sonoma

Susan Gorin
Lynda Hopkins (Alternate)

Town of Windsor

Debora Fudge
Sam Salmon (Alternate)


Executive Director
Leslie Lukacs
(707) 565-3687

Administrative Manager

Thora Collard
(707) 565-3788

HHW Program Manager

Courtney Scott
(707) 565-3632

Organics Program Manager

Xinci Tan
(707) 565-1733

Zero Waste Program Manager

Sloane Pagal
(707) 565-1730

Program Coordinator
Kristen Sales
(707) 565-2590

Marketing Specialist
Katherine Cushwa
(707) 565-2722

Senior Office Assistant
(707) 565-2722

Agency Clerk
(707) 565-3579