USCC Emerging Composter Challenge

We are proud to introduce the Prize Winners of this year’s competition.


Common Ground Compost/Meredith Danberg-Ficarelli

See Her Pitch Here

Let Us Compost/Kristen Baskin

See Her Pitch Here

Whites Environmental Solutions/Roo and Joel White

See Their Pitch Here

Q: What is the Emerging Composter Challenge?

A: A “Business Pitching” competition that was held at the USCC National Conference, COMPOST2018, with awards of cash prizes.

Would you like to contribute? Contact Reece Hammer, our Young Professionals Competition Committee Chair.

The Competitors!

David Andre, GoZero/Econopia, Ohio

Kesiah Bascom, OffBeet Compost, Massachusetts

Kristen Baskin, Let Us Compost, Georgia

Nathan Brunell, Compost Rangers, South Carolina

Meredith Danberg-Ficarelli, Common Ground Compost, New York

Jeffrey Neal, Loop Closing, Washington, DC

Jessica Saturley-Hall, Upper Valley Compost, New Hampshire

Tracie Troxler, Sunshine Community Compost, Florida

Roo White, Whites Environmental Service, Alabama