Chris Toman is an associate at Ecova, a Spokane, Wash.-based energy consulting firm. He partners with companies and organizations to develop sustainability, material-management and zero-waste programs.

Toman also serves on Seattle Public Utilities' Solid Waste Advisory Committee and holds a master's degree in public administration from the University of Washington's Evans School of Public Affairs.

July 2, 2014

Climate Change Is Happening, and Cities Need to Pay Attention Now

There is much to learn from Seattle's approach to adapting and building resiliency.