Ronald J. Mittelstaedt
Ronald J. Mittelstaedt has been Executive Chairman of Waste Connections since July 2019. From the company’s formation in 1997 to that date, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Waste Connections. Mr. Mittelstaedt has served as a director of Waste Connections since its formation, and was elected Chairman in January 1998. Mr. Mittelstaedt also served as President of Waste Connections from its formation through August 2004. Mr. Mittelstaedt has more than 30 years of experience in the solid waste industry. Mr. Mittelstaedt serves as a director of SkyWest, Inc. Mr. Mittelstaedt holds a B.A. degree in Business Economics with a finance emphasis from the University of California at Santa Barbara.