Board of Directors


Danielle Easdale, President

Danielle Easdale moved to Nebraska in 2015 from the United Kingdom.  She brought with her over a decade of experience working within the Energy, Waste, Environmental Management and Facilities Management fields for large Public Sector Organizations.  In the UK she worked for GMWDA on the largest recycling and waste contract let in Europe, dealing with the 1.1 … Read More //

Kara Kugler, Vice President

Kara Kugler has worked in the scrap metal recycling industry for over 16 years.  Her skills involve working with local, regional & national organizations on their recycling & related commodity needs.  Kara is a new member to the board & brings a source of information and networking to the table including environmental, theft laws, and … Read More //

Marty Hager, Secretary/Treasurer

A graduate of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Marty has worked in the advertising and commercial print world for the past 30 years. He is the CEO of agency services at Aradius Group, an end-to-end marketing services company with offices in Lincoln, Omaha and Des Moines Iowa. Marty is on WasteCap’s marketing committee where he helps … Read More //

Reynolds Davis

Reynolds Davis retired from SmithKline Beckman (now Glaxo-SmithKline) in 1990 after a 20 year career. Currently, he is the Medical Reserve Corps Coordinator for a nine-county area. He has been active in the Lancaster County Red Cross both in leadership and volunteer positions. Reynolds is currently the Executive Director of the Lincoln Amateur Radio Club, … Read More //

Tyler Mainquist

Tyler Mainquist is a Financial Advisor with Central Financial Services / Ameritas Investment Corp., based in Lincoln. Tyler has a BS from UNL’s College of Engineering. In addition to financial planning and risk management, Tyler maintains a speciality in sustainable, responsible and impact investing (SRI). He also serves on the board of directors of several … Read More //

Gene Hanlon

Gene Hanlon has a masters degree in Public Administration. He has worked as Recycling Coordinator for the City of Lincoln since 1987. He has served on the boards of the Nebraska Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America and the Nebraska State Recycling Association. He was a founding member of WasteCap Nebraska. Prior … Read More //

Matt Ashmore

Matt Ashmore earned a B.S. in Resource Conservation from the University of Montana, and a J.D. from the University of Nebraska College of Law. While having experience teaching science to secondary and post secondary students, Matt has spent much of his professional life around the printing industry. He is now the second generation owner of … Read More //

Dan Warren

Dan Warren served 6 years in the United States Air Force in both North Carolina and Germany. He returned to service in a civilian capacity for an additional 7 years throughout the Middle East for both Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He earned a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Bellevue University … Read More //

WasteCap's Mission Statement

Our Mission: Eliminating waste in Nebraska through innovation, education and policy change.