2022 Israel Proler Award Winner - Robin Wiener
ISRI President Robin Wiener was awarded the ISRI Gulf Coast Region’s 2022 Israel Proler Award in New Orleans during the Region's Summer Convention. The award recognizes individuals for their outstanding leadership, achievements, and contributions to the recycling industry. Wiener is recognized with the award for her more than 33 years of positive impact on ISRI and the recycling industry.
Wiener joined ISRI in 1989, initially serving as a compliance coordinator, then as assistant counsel and director of environmental compliance. She was named ISRI’s executive director in 1997, which was later renamed to president in 2000.
In addition to her leadership of ISRI, as part of her role representing the recycling industry, Wiener has been appointed as a member of the Key Industry Associations Committee (KIAC) of ASAE, serves on the Boards of Keep America Beautiful, the Recycling Partnership, and Jason Learning. In past years, she has served on the Boards of SERI (Sustainable Electronics Recycling International), the National Association of Manufacturers, and the National Recycling Council (NRC). For over 10 years, Robin served as an appointee on the Industry Trade Advisory Committee on Steel (ITAC-12).