Steve Levetan, a native of Atlanta, is the Executive Vice President of Pull-A-Part, LLC, one of the nation’s largest self-service used auto parts retailers and recyclers. Steve has spent nearly 50 years in the recycling industry, owning and operating a scrap metal and paper recycling company from 1970 until its sale in 1986; founding a public affairs/lobbying firm to represent the recycling industry at the State and Local level throughout the South from 1987 through 2005; and finally joining one of his clients, Pull-A-Part as a partner, handling all external affairs for this fast growing auto parts recycler, now with 25 locations in 12 States. Steve has a long history of service, including an appointment to the Georgia Governor’s Solid Waste Study Committee; Georgia Recycling Market Development Council; Chair of the Florida Recycling Market Development Council; Founding Board Member of the Georgia Recycling Coalition; President of the Georgia Association of Recycling Industries; Chair of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Environmental Committee; Chair of the Sandy Springs Conservancy; and past Chair of the Georgia Natural Resources Foundation. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including Georgia Department of Community Affairs Man of the Year and Automotive Recyclers Association Member of the Year, and the Association’s President’s Award. In the summer of 2016, Steve was one of two inaugural inductees into the Georgia Recycling Coalition Hall of Fame.
An avid fly fisherman and certified fly casting instructor, Steve is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, married since 1973 to the lovely Janice Stone Levetan, and father of Josh Levetan and father-in-law to his wife, Lauren, and proud grandfather of Bailey Rebecca, and Avi Kenneth Levetan.