Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, is pleased to announce Erik Sankey as general manager for Eastern Pa. In his new position, Sankey will oversee operations in Norristown, Northampton, Downington, Macungie and Walnutport, Pa.

“Erik has been a valuable asset to our South region as the general manager for our Gulf Coast, Alabama location,” said Advanced Disposal Regional Vice President Dave Lavender. “His many years of experience in multiple solid waste locations will help develop new and impactful operational and customer service programs that will greatly benefit our eastern Pennsylvania customers as well as our most valuable assets – our employees. We expect Erik to make great strides in his new position in a larger, more challenging marketplace where he will be responsible for two hauling companies and three transfer stations.”

Sankey has more than 16 years in the solid waste industry and most recently served as a general manager for Advanced Disposal’s Gulf Coast, Ala. location. Sankey holds a bachelor’s degree from Carroll College.

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