Miryam Shemwell

NYC Public Schools

Waste Operations Manager, Office of Energy & Sustainability

Passionate about NYC, waste management, and education, Miryam supports NYC Public Schools in their recycling and composting efforts. Prior to working with the Office of Energy & Sustainability, she was the Senior Team Manager for GrowNYC’s Compost Program. She has a Master of Science in Sustainability at Universite de Montreal. Before transitioning to the sustainability field, she used to be a freelance translator and French teacher.