GBB Promotes Kate Vasquez to Project Manager; Hires Paige Davis as Consultant I

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McLean, VA (July 25, 2018) – Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB) is pleased to announce that Kate Vasquez has been promoted to the position of GBB Project Manager and that recent graduate Paige Davis has joined the firm as Consultant I.

“In addition to her commitment and enthusiasm for responsible solid waste management, Kate has a valuable combination of consulting and hands-on public-sector experience,” said Tom Reardon, GBB Senior Vice President. “She has proven on multiple projects that she can successfully take added responsibilities and lead GBB teams with her elevated new role with the firm.”

Kate Vasquez

Ms. Vasquez, who joined GBB in 2012 as a Senior Consultant, has 16 years of experience in recycling, solid waste reduction, and solid waste management both as a consultant and for public-sector entities. At GBB, she has been involved in projects aimed at increasing diversion, expanding and encouraging program participation, improving collection operations, and all aspects of solid waste planning. Prior to becoming a consultant, she spent 10 years in the public sector, at the Division of Solid Waste Collection and Recycling of Fairfax County, VA, and the Office of Solid Waste Management of Loudoun County, VA, with a focus on recycling, solid waste reduction, and solid waste management, gaining valuable expertise in strategic planning, regulatory implementation, events planning, and public relations. Based out of GBB’s headquarters in McLean, VA, she can be reached at or (703) 573-5800.

“Through her educational path and internship experiences, Paige is poised to have a rewarding career in the field she’s passionate about,” added Reardon. “We all look forward to mentoring Paige and help her grow within GBB as she starts this next chapter is her career.”

Paige DavisMs. Davis completed her master’s degree in Sustainability Management with a specialization in Sustainability Consulting at American University and is currently pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Environmental Assessment at American University. She also has a bachelor’s degree in Environmental and Sustainability studies with a concentration in Environmental Policy and Politics from George Mason University. While completing her degrees, she gained hands-on experience in internships with the Corn Refiners Association as an Environmental Policy Intern; the Newport News Shipbuilding Company; the Department of Justice; and in a federal–work study position as a laboratory preparatory assistant (Mason’s Environmental Science and Policy Department). Also based out of GBB’s headquarters, she can be reached at and (703) 573-5800.

About GBB

GBB is an award-winning national solid waste management consulting firm founded in 1980 that helps public and private entities do better things with waste. GBB specializes in solid waste collection, processing, recycling, resource recovery, and disposal issues and assists in planning, procuring, and implementing sound, cost-effective facilities and services. For more information, visit,,,, or call 703-573-5800.