Meet Green Meadow
Sustainable Solutions

Our Story

Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions was founded by a seasoned team pursuing its dream of designing and building a state-of-the-art facility that stands as a showcase to waste stream management. We share an unparalleled drive for excellent customer experience, environmental sustainability and safety.

Today, GMSS operates a regional facility that provides convenient, affordable and environmentally sustainable waste disposal services for communities, businesses and industries across the southeast United States. Operated by an accomplished team and accredited staff, GMSS facilities employ the latest advances in solid waste technology, engineered with alternative environmental protection systems that meet or exceed government regulations.

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Our Commitment:
Greener Days Ahead

Our pledge to our neighbors, communities and customers is to provide a safe and healthy environment we can all enjoy. We empower our employees with the knowledge and tools necessary to perform to the highest expectations. Working with our engineering partners, we are transforming the landfill and transfer stations with state-of-the-art upgrades.


The Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions team brings 32+ years of experience in waste hauling, landfill operation, recycling, transfer station management and business development. And a commitment to customer care, environmental integrity and safety.

John Foley

Chief Executive Officer

John Foley serves as Chief Executive Officer of Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions. He brings more than three decades of expertise in the solid waste industry, having begun his career on the front lines as a frontload driver with Waste Management in Florida City, Florida. He then transitioned to Republic Services, where he moved up the ranks to Supervisor, Safety Manager, Operations Manager, General Manager and, ultimately, Site Manager. He has more than 32 years of experience in the hauling and landfill industry with Waste Management and Republic Services in the state of Florida. In 2019, John transitioned to Bernhard Capital Investments, starting Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions with the goal of creating a work environment that recognizes employees for their commitment and provides the maximum service to customers. During this transition period, John leads the compliance and construction phases enabling Green Meadow to grow in the market area. Under his leadership, Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions is a company focused on work ethic, safety and commitment to employees, customers and investors.

Yolanda Foley

director of business development

Yolanda Foley is the Director of Business Development for Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions, overseeing marketing, government affairs and communications for the company. She is focused on the strategic growth of the company via existing and new market area expansions, including municipal contracts and acquisitions. She also oversees company communications, website development, public relations, and government and legislative affairs. Yolanda was employed by Republic Services as Sales Manager and expanded her career in the waste container manufacturing industry in the southeast United States, Caribbean and Central American markets. She also provided marketing consulting services for waste haulers in the southeast United States. Yolanda attended Fairleigh Dickinson University in East Rutherford, New Jersey.


Today is an exceptionally exciting time to be part of Green Meadow Sustainable Solutions. We are building a state-of-the-art facility we hope will be a showcase in the waste management industry. Come be a part of a team that is committed to excellence in customer care, safety and environmental integrity.

We offer career opportunities in the following locations:
Fayette, Mississippi   |   Brookhaven, Mississippi   |   Vicksburg, Mississippi   |   Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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We take the health of our community, employees and vendors very seriously. We are following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control. Our offices are cleansed daily, and masks and sanitizer are readily available for all employees and visitors.