Alireza Vaziri

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Alireza is a die-hard New Yorker by birth, raised in Queens, New York. He's a multi-skilled attorney and community activist, who has been fighting food insecurity in NYC since attending PACE University for his undergradutate degree. He attended Vermont Law and CUNY Law Schools for his Juris Doctorate.

Alireza met Marc at Vermont Law School, where they bonded over the common purpose of fighting climate change, hunger, and responding to the opportunities arising from Vermont's Food Waste Mandate, established in 2014.

His goals for the year 2019 are to continue his work as a housing attorney, see The Pulp Project fully launch, and continue making music as a hobby with friends.

Marc de Konkoly Thege

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Marc is also a die-hard New Yorker by birth, born and raised in downtown Manhattan.

As RoHo's Director of Operations, he is an aspiring "Re-Use Industrialist," and is leading a number of unique projects and initiatives with potential to change the waste management and food production industries.

He attended George Washington University, studying Interntional Relations, for his undergraduate degree, and earned a Masters degree Cum Laude in Energy Regulation and Law at Vermont Law School.

Marc is an avid artist, and enjoys making art like mobiles and installations with "waste" materials like recovered cardboard.


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