Board of County Commissioners

Phone: 913-715-0430

111 S Cherry, Suite 3300, Olathe, KS 66061


Solid Waste Management Committee



Reviews solid waste management operations in the County, ensuring that the Solid Waste Management Plan is reviewed and updated. It also assists in development of a contingency disposal plan.


K.S.A. 65-3401, 19-101, and 65-3405; Resolution No. 084-84, Resolution No. 027-93

Number of Positions


Meeting Information

2nd Wednesday bi-monthly (odd # mth); 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Sunset Drive Office Building, Room 1070


If a member name cell is blank, it can mean one of two things:
  • The current position and term are vacant; or,
  • The person who served in the capacity during the term date is still serving until reappointed.

Contact Information

For more information regarding this Board or questions about the roster, contact the Appointment Clerk.


Member NameTerm DateDistrictTerm LengthQualifications
  Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the First Class
Chaffee, Paul*01/01/2019 - 07/08/2019Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the First Class
Seifert, Don*07/08/2017 - 07/08/2020Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the First Class
Hopkins, Ruth*07/09/2017 - 07/08/2020Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the First Class
Seyfried, Kent*07/09/2018 - 07/08/2021Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the First Class
England, Megan*07/09/2018 - 07/08/2021Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the Second Class
Drovetta, David*07/09/2017 - 07/08/2020Chairman3 yearsCities of the Second Class
Kring, Debra*07/08/2018 - 07/08/2021Chairman3 yearsCities of the Second Class
Collum, Kate*01/01/2019 - 07/08/2019Non-BOCC3 yearsCities of the 3rd Class
Melia, Anne*07/09/2020 - 07/08/2023Chairman3 yearsCitizen Organization
Manley, Raymond07/09/2021 - 07/08/2024Chairman3 yearsGeneral Public Representative
Martin, Scott07/09/2021 - 07/08/2024Chairman3 yearsPrivate Industry
Jones, Daniel07/09/2022 - 07/08/2025Chairman3 yearsPrivate Solid Waste Industry
Hey, Mike*07/09/2020 - 07/08/2023Chairman3 yearsRecycling Industry
  Chairman3 yearsUnincorporated Area
(* Member term has expired but is still serving)