Jesse Maxwell is the Advocacy & Safety Manager for the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA). Jesse regularly tracks and reports on legislative and regulatory issues in the municipal solid waste industry, and directs safetyrelated programming. Prior to working at SWANA, Jesse received an M.A. in liberal arts from St. John’s College, Annapolis, MD, in 2010. He graduated with a B.A. in English and political science from Butler University, Indianapolis, IN, in 2007.