Presented by Joao Pimentel, senior planner with the Solid Waste Services Division of the City of Fort Worth Code Compliance Department.
Joao Pimentel hold degrees in Architecture and Urban Planning from the Universidade de Brasilia, in Brazil, and a Master’s degree in Philosophy, from the International Academy of Philosophy, in the Principality of Liechtenstein. She has 23 years of planning experience and is a certified planner. She has been with the city of Fort Worth since 2010, and was the project manager behind the development of the city’s new 2017-2037 Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan – which it is now implementing. She currently manages the city’s Material Management Program and heads the Planning Section of the Solid Waste Division.