Frank Franciosi

Frank Franciosi

Frank Franciosi

US Composting Council | "Welcome to VirtualCOMPOST2021"

Raleigh, NC | ffranciosi@compostingcouncil.org

USCC Member

Mr. Franciosi is the current Executive Director of both the US Composting Council and the Compost Council Research & Education Foundation. He has spent over 28 years working with residuals management and composting both in operations management as well as sales and marketing. In 1993, he started North Carolina’s first source separated organics composting facility. As past principal of Akkadia Consulting, Frank provided professional consulting services on projects of animal waste management, biosolids management, coal ash residuals, composting of industrial residuals, product development and marketing. He has facilitated the turnkey start-up of award winning composting facilities, taking them from concept to feasibility to operational, overseeing permitting, equipment selection, hiring and training of personnel, as well as the development and execution of the product marketing plan. Frank also managed the Novozymes’ Nature’s GREEN-RELEAF™ composting facility from 2003-2015. In 2014, Frank was the recipient of the Hi Kellogg Award for displaying outstanding service to the US composting industry over a period of many years. He has a BS in Plant and Soil Sciences from West Virginia University.

Session Code: OP

Session Name: Opening Plenary

Session Time: Tues, January 26, 12:00 PM EST

Session Description: International Compost Industry Leaders welcome you to VirtualCOMPOST2021 with issues and successes from around the globe

Presentation Title: Welcome to VirtualCOMPOST2021