After a forum at Jackson State University, Covanta chief sustainability officer Tequila Smith spoke to rolling out about the importance of having sustainability and renewable energy conversations.
Four major energy corporations were represented at Jackson State University for a renewable energy discussion on June 16. The panelists included Covanta’s Tequila Smith, Jason Reynold and Demitrius Davis of Entergy, Melvin Roland of Mississippi Power and Octavais Walton talked about how the Black community and the state of Mississippi could use energy more efficiently. […]
Tequila Smith achieved industry-wide acclaim in her previous position as VP of sustainability for Georgia Power. Now the successful corporate leader who spent more than two decades with the Southern Company has decided to take a higher calling to bring awareness to and promote sustainable career options to the Black community while making more waves […]
Tequila Smith has been an innovative leader in the energy industry and recently made a big jump from Southern Company to Covanta. This new journey is allowing Smith to be the afro-futuristic champion that both young and seasoned Black individuals are counting on to show them there is more they can do to push their […]
MORRISTOWN – Groundbreaking engineering veteran Tequila Smith now holds a new title with a new company. Covanta, a sustainable materials management company, has named Smith as its new chief sustainability officer.” Covanta, a leader in sustainable materials management and a premier provider of environmental solutions benefitting businesses and communities across North America, announced the appointment […]