Environmental Services Manager Matthew Hobson

biography

Career

Matthew Hobson is the Environmental Manager for the City of San Antonio's Solid Waste Management Department. He oversees the department's waste reduction policy initiatives including the neighborhood recycling education team, commercial recycling policies, and strategic planning activities. Matthew has worked in the solid waste industry for five years and has extensive experience in financial analysis, process improvement, solid waste operations budgeting and forecasting, and solid waste strategic planning. He joined the City of San Antonio in 2008 as a Management and Budget Analyst and since has worked in various analyst and leadership roles within the Solid Waste Management Department as well as the Office of Management and Budget.

Education

Master of Public Affairs, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas-Austin
Bachelor of Science, Political Science, Idaho State University

Professional Memberships & Community Involvement

International City/County Managers Association, member, Solid Waste Association of North America, member; Urban Management Assistants of South Texas, member.

Honors

Lean Six Sigma Implementer, 2012

Personal

Mr. Hobson is married to Michelle and has two sons, Howie and Henry. He is a native of San Diego, California.

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