John LamannaChief Executive Officer
Mr. Lamanna joined Tunnel Hill Partners in December, 2017. An industry veteran with nearly 40 years of success, John most recently served as the Region President for Progressive Waste. He spent over 14 years as an Area President for Republic Services in the Midwest. He began his career with BFI in Pittsburgh in 1978 before moving on to Waste Management, where he ended a successful 15 year career as Region President in Arizona. He has served on Boards at both Gods Pantry Food Bank and the Lexington YMCA, where he and his family remain actively involved with charities in the community.
William F. Rinaldi joined Tunnel Hill Partners in 2013 with its merger of Hazleton Creek Properties (HCP). Mr. Rinaldi co-founded HCP in 2004 to provide a greater and better use for formerly abandoned coal lands once used for surface strip and deep mining activities. Upon the founding of Hazleton Creek Properties, Mr. Rinaldi served as CEO and oversaw its growth from start-up. He has over twenty years of experience with brownfield and economic redevelopment.
Martin SternbergVice President
Mr. Sternberg joined Tunnel Hill Partners in 2012 as the result of its merger with Coastal Distribution. Mr. Sternberg co-founded Coastal in 2001, seeing an opportunity in regional waste landscape to provide waste-by-rail service, an under-utilized operation on Long Island. Previously, he was a Principal with Compaction Systems Corporation. In 1997, Mr. Sternberg sold Compaction Systems and the first and largest transload facility in New York City to Waste Management.
Kevin McEneryChief Financial Officer
Mr. McEnery joined Tunnel Hill Partners as CFO in the beginning of 2014. He has more than 30 years of public and private company CFO experience, in a variety of industries, and has led three successful restructurings. That experience includes his role as the former CFO of Scholastic Corp., the $2 billion publishing company. Mr. McEnery is a CPA and a former audit manager with Arthur Andersen.
Mike KozakSenior Vice President
Mr. Kozak joined Tunnel Hill Partners in September of 2015. Prior to that he held a series of Executive level Sales and Business Development roles within the Hazardous and Industrial Waste Management, Remediation, Brownfield Redevelopment and Environmental Services industries. Most recently, he was the Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Soil Safe, Inc., a Private Equity backed company and the largest processor of contaminated soils in the United States.