Brian Martz is Director of Renewable Energy Development for Republic Services. Martz first joined the company in 2003 as an Environmental Manager in Birmingham, AL, with Allied Waste, which merged with Republic Services in 2008. He spent 10 years in the Engineering Department, advancing to Director of Engineering. He moved into his current role in Business Development in 2016. Martz holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Lehigh University and an MBA from Georgia Tech. He serves on the Environmental Research and Education Foundation Research Council and the Leadership Advisory Board of the Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas, and coaches his sons in basketball and flag football.