Liberty Tire appoints general counsel

Pittsburgh-based Liberty Tire Recycling, a provider of tire recycling services in North America, announced the appointment of Frank DeCarlo as general counsel. In his new role, DeCarlo will provide expert legal and business guidance in the areas of acquisitions, financing, corporate governance, compliance and employment.

DeCarlo brings 20 years of experience to Liberty Tire Recycling. Prior to joining the company, DeCarlo was employed by the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, where he was responsible for developing and managing business in the Army market and life-cycle activities for assigned customers. He also served as a corporate attorney in the Pittsburgh office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis, an international law firm.