President & Founder
Mark Dancy is the founder of WasteZero and currently serves as the President; providing strategic input and guidance to WasteZero’s teams engaged in program design and development.
Dancy has over 25 years of experience in municipal waste reduction programs. Prior to serving as President, he served as WasteZero’s Manufacturing Manager, as well as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Dancy envisioned and led the transformation of the company from a focus on manufacturing of recycled products to a differentiated provider of community waste reduction programs with integrated services. These programs have cumulatively reduced trash by over 6.7 million tons, reduced GHGs by more than 15.6 million metric tons, and generated over $1.6B in positive financial impact. He also led the development of the WasteZap database to track program results and enable modelling of program parameters.
Mark Dancy earned his MBA from the College of William & Mary and his BA in Economics from George Washington University, and was recognized by the South Carolina Department of Commerce in 2012 as a South Carolina Ambassador for Economic Development.