June 2 Technical Session & Golf Outing Scholarship Fundraiser

The Future of Energy in Michigan: How it Affects your Bottom Line

10:00 AM–12:00 PM Technical Session*
12:00 PM Luncheon
1:30 PM Golfing (optional)

Michigan’s energy landscape is shifting rapidly with the enactment of new energy legislation, declines in costs for innovative energy technologies, the emergence of energy new business models, and increased interest in advanced energy to meet financial, sustainability, and resiliency objectives. Dan Scripps, President of the Michigan-based Institute for Energy Innovation and General Counsel of the Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council, will explain some of the trends that are shaping the energy landscape, and what those trends may mean for Michigan businesses and communities in the coming years.

We also welcome Deanna Anchors, Director of Commercial and Industrial Sales at Consumers Energy. Consumers Energy offers several programs and services that help companies reduce waste, increase profitability, and create a better understanding of production costs and energy optimization. Deanna will explain these programs and how they can benefit your company.

Please join us as we explore Michigan’s clean energy future and ways to improve your company’s bottom line. Register today!


Event Sponsor ($500): NTH Consultants, Ltd.


Lunch Sponsor ($250): Kent County Department of Public Works
Beverage Cart Sponsor ($250): Adler Tank Rentals

adler, kcdpw $250 sponsors

Hole Sponsors ($100): multiple available. Hole sponsors to date include: CFR Environmental; GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc; Miller Johnson; Pace Analytical Services; Taplin Holdings, LLC; Varnum; Warner Norcross & Judd

Prize Sponsors: Golfers will win prizes for the longest drive, longest putt and closest to the pin. The winning foursome will also receive a prize. Prize suggestions include logo merchandise, golf-related items (balls, shirts, towels, umbrellas), gift certificates to local restaurants or businesses; Visa gift cards, etc. The options are limited only by your imagination!

Please sign up to donate prizes on Eventbrite or feel free to email your list of prizes to Jill at jkwmawma@gmail.com.

Prize Sponsors to date include: ADAC Automotive; Bayer; Envirologic Technologies, Inc; Miller Canfield; Taplin Holdings, LLC; Waste Management

The 2017 technical session & golf outing will once again be a SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER!

Recognizing the critical role emerging professionals play in the future of air pollution control, waste management and other environmental management fields, the West Michigan Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association (WM-AWMA) has long prioritized efforts to develop the next generation of environmental professionals in industry, government agencies, and research, as well as those of educators, attorneys, and consultants within West Michigan. Over the past 20 years we have honored these future leaders by providing scholarships. Since 1994, WM-AWMA has contributed more than $140,000 to 84 students.

Your tax-deductible contribution will help WM-AWMA continue this tradition of support. Please give generously. Even if you are unable to attend this event, remember that contributions to the scholarship fund are always welcome.

The Technical Session includes lunch with an option to golf 9 holes, plus an opportunity to win door prizes and more!

*The Technical Session includes lunch with an option to golf. A nine-hole scramble begins at 1:30 pm followed by awards. Registrations and cancellations accepted through 5 p.m., Tuesday, May 30.


Association Links


West Michigan Chapter AWMA
P.O Box 465
Ada, MI 49301