Jean Bonhotal is an Associate Director at Cornell Waste Management Institute.
She has worked at the Cornell Waste Management Institute in solid waste education for over 20 years, first working for Cornell Cooperative Extension in Broome County, then for Cornell Waste Management Institute.
For the last ten years, Ms. Bonhotal
has been working on composting feedstock from food waste to manure to animal carcasses.
time is split between manure, carcass and butcher waste composting, education and research.
Prior to joining Cornell Waste Management Institute, Ms. Bonhotal worked with different agencies including US Forest and National Park Service, US EPA, NYS DEC and the landscape and greenhouse industry.
She received an M.S. degree in Education and Communication from SUNY Binghamton in 1991, a B.S. in Biology from Utah State University in 1984 and an A.A.S. in Natural Resources from SUNY Morrisville.
has published and lectured extensively on organics recycling and is a frequent speaker at industry events.