Jon Michael Huls is a business leader, academician, and Enviro-Minister, whose career began Earth Day, 1970. Huls is an advisor to the Zero Waste International Alliance (ZWIA). He has provided technical consulting services to many clients including but not limited to: the United Nations, World Bank, Chemical Manufacturers Assn, and US EPA; Fortune 500 corporations such as Sodexo and Verizon; and over 100 municipalities in the US such as the City of Los Angeles, the County of Los Angeles, the County of San Bernardino, and the City of Dubuque, in Iowa. He is the founding CEO of Sustainable Environmental Management Co, a 25-year old MBE consultancy, the CEO for Online Marketing Staff, a digital marketing firm, and Chief Sustainability Officer for a C&D Debris recycler in Southern California. Huls is also a Professor in Sustainable Materials Management at Santa Monica College.
A world free of waste, where materials are continually utilized for their full benefit without causing human health problems, environmental degradation or requiring excessive economic investment.