Athena Lee Bradley



Compost University Faculty

Athena Lee Bradley

Windham Solid Waste Management District

Brattleboro, VT | recycle@windhamsolidwaste.org natasha@compostingvermont.org

Athena Lee Bradley is the Programs Manager for Windham Solid Waste Management District and a contractor for the Northeast Recycling Council (NERC). Athena organizes and is an instructor for organics and food scrap management, composting, and manure management trainings, as well as provides technical assistance to businesses, public agencies, schools, communities, and households. She has written several organics management guidance documents and numerous other instructional materials. Athena attended the Maine Compost School and other compost operator trainings; she has a B.S. in Environmental Studies and M.A. in Environmental Policy. She is currently the Project Lead for NERC’s USDA Rural Utilities Services funded project – “Implementing Rural Community Composting in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont.