Michael Keleman

Mr. Keleman currently serves as Manager of Environmental Engineering for InSinkErator, the world’s leading manufacturer of food waste disposers. He is a 20-year wastewater treatment professional with a Bachelor of Science from Purdue University in Environmental Health Science and a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering. He is also a certified water and wastewater treatment operator, as well as a Registered Environmental Health Specialist. 

Mr. Keleman oversees current research projects to help understand and communicate the impacts of food waste on wastewater treatment infrastructure. He works with municipalities promoting the diversion of organics from landfills and resource recovery at wastewater treatment plants and is the co-facilitator of the Greater Racine Zero Waste Initiative.