James E. Trevathan
Mr. James E. Trevathan, Jr. is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of the Company. He was Executive Vice President — Growth, Innovation and Field Support from June 2011 to July 2012; Senior Vice President — Southern Group from July 2007 to June 2011. He has held positions including Senior Vice President Eastern Group, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Southern Group, General Manager for Environmental Remediation and Region Vice President -- Industrial Services. Before joining Waste Management, he worked in various sales and marketing positions with the Stauffer Chemical Company. He is a graduate of the University of Houston and holds Bachelor of Science degrees in biology and chemistry.