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Director of Solid Waste

Meet the Director of the Solid Waste Department.

(William) Billy Gallegos.

Solid Waste Management Director

William (Billy) Gallegos

Billy Gallegos is a dedicated professional with over 30 years of experience in environmental compliance and management.  An Albuquerque native, Billy has demonstrated both passion and commitment in his decades-long service to the City of Albuquerque, where he held a diverse variety of roles, from his experience in the Environmental Health Department divisions to his prior position as Deputy Director of Solid Waste Management. His wealth of knowledge in environmental compliance, spanning air and water quality, coupled with his comprehensive grasp of city operations, uniquely equip him to lead the Solid Waste Management Department effectively.