Michael McCoy was named Executive Director of Iowa’s largest solid waste agency by the Metro Waste Authority Board of Directors in June 2016. He led the organization as interim Executive Director prior to that. McCoy also serves on the City Council in Clive, Iowa, one of Metro Waste Authority's member communities.
McCoy received his undergraduate degree at Iowa State University and went on to obtain a Masters of Science (MSc) in International Development, also from Iowa State. He and wife, Lisa, have two children. McCoy is a former volunteer firefighter, has served in collegiate education and is currently a small business owner in Clive.