The Environmental Industries Association (EIA) has elected Charles C. Appleby as the newest member of its board of trustees. Appleby is the chairman and CEO of Advanced Disposal Services, Jacksonville, Fla.

“Charlie Appleby is a respected leader in the solid waste industry, and the board of trustees and I look forward to the opportunity to benefit from his strong business and financial background,” said Bruce Parker, president and CEO of EIA, in a press release.