Darryl Walter is the Director of Membership with the Solid Waste Association of North America. He has held previous positions as Chief of Staff for The Wildlife Society and Membership Manager with the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Darryl is a seasoned strategist with a record of success in association marketing. His experience includes membership recruitment and retention, direct mail, e-marketing, branding, conference planning, and creative development. Darryl’s previous professional experience includes the position of Circulation Marketing Manager for USA TODAY and Database Manager at Special Olympics, Inc. A graduate of Kent State University, Darryl lives in Bethesda, Maryland.