Janet Sweeney is the Director of PEC’s Northeast office, where she has worked for nine years. Sweeney manages projects and programs of various size, scope and budget, including the Community Illegal Dump Site Cleanup Program, the Pocono Forest and Waters Conservation Landscape Program, Pennsylvania Organization for Watersheds and Rivers, and most recently Keep Northeastern Pennsylvania Beautiful. Prior to this role she was Vice President of the Community and Government Services Division of the Northeastern PA Alliance where she managed the PENNDOT Rural Transportation Planning Work Program.
Sweeney has a M.S. in Planning and Regional Development from the University of Arizona. She is a member of the American Planning Association Pennsylvania Chapter and serves on the Countryside Conservancy Advisory Board and Trail Sub-Committee. She also serves on the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Conservation and Natural Resources Advisory Council. Sweeney and her husband Terrence reside in Clarks Summit, Pa., with their daughters Riley and Chloe.