Contacts: Grants Management System (GMS)

Below is a list of grant programs and the staff contacts assigned to each of them, or you may send an email to grantassistance@calrecycle.ca.gov.

Grant Cycle NameStaff Contact
Beverage Container Recycling GrantApplication Process: Natalie Gandolfo 
Grant-Specific: Duartina Johnson
Community CompostingApplication Process: Natalie Gandolfo
Grant-Specific: Heather Williams
Edible Food RecoveryApplication Process: Maria Elena Kennedy
Grant Specific: Dallas Aicega
Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and AbatementApplication Process: Maria Elena Kennedy
Grant-Specific: Josephine Panyanouvong
Food Waste Prevention and RescueApplication Process: Maria Elena Kennedy 
Grant Specific: Stephanie Frieders
Household Hazardous WasteApplication Process: Melissa Sanford 
Grant-Specific: Jayme Tesser
Local Conservation Corps
Application Process: Joseph Pacheco
Grant Specific: Jim Madden
Local Enforcement AgenciesApplication Process: Maria Elena Kennedy  
Grant-Specific: Wendy Box
Local Government Waste Tire AmnestyApplication Process: Joe Pacheco
Grant-Specific:  Cathy Aggergaard
Local Government Waste Tire CleanupApplication Process: Maria Elena Kennedy</a
Grant-Specific: 
Cathy Aggergaard
OrganicsApplication Process: Melissa Sanford
Grant-Specific:Sinan Dunlap 
Recycled Fiber, Plastic, and GlassApplication Process: Joseph Pacheco
Grant-Specific: Stanley Uyeda
Rubberized PavementApplication Process: Natalie Gandolfo
Grant-Specific: Loreto Tamondong
Solid Waste Disposal and Codisposal Site Cleanup Program  Application Process: Joseph Pacheco
Grant-Specific: Rebecca Oliver 
Tire-Derived AggregateApplication Process: Maria Elena Kennedy
Grant-Specific: Loreto Tamondong
Tire-Derived ProductsApplication Process: Melissa Sanford
Grant-Specific: Noel Davis
Tire Incentive ProgramApplication Process: Melissa Sanford
Grant-Specific: Noel Davis
Waste Tire EnforcementApplication Process: Natalie Gandolfo
Grant-Specific: Phanessa Fong