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Summit Speakers

Program subject to change

The 2016 Summit will feature more than 100 speakers representing a diverse range of perspectives, regions, and roles involved in the sustainable purchasing movement.

Coordinator
Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA)
Strategic Communications Director
Earthworks
Director
Materials Efficiency Research Group
Director, Office of Sustainability
Howard University
Executive Director
Responsible Purchasing Network
Senior Advisor for Sustainability
U.S. EPA
Sustainability Business Unit Manager
NSF International
Manager- Sustainable Building Solutions
ASSA ABLOY
Special Consultant
IEc
Materials Petal and Declare Manager
International Living Future Institute
Purchaser Relationship Manager
Green Electronics Council
Director of Institutional Partnerships
International Justice Mission
Administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy
White House Office of Management and Budget
Certification and Operations Manager
GreenCircle Certified, LLC
CEO
CSRHub LLC
Director, Environmental Purchasing Program
Practice Greenhealth
National Coordinator
Fair Trade Campaigns
Executive Director
Electronics Watch
Executive in Ethics and Business Conduct
Lockheed Martin
Director of Advocacy & Sustainability
BIFMA
Procurement Analyst
GSA
Senior Category Manager
Sonoco
Account Manager
Trucost
Founder
Mullett Strategies
Strategic Alliances, OLEIA
Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
VP Social Sustainability
New Earth/ SHDB
Director of the Department of Purchasing and Supply Management
Fairfax County, VA
Standards & Quality Control Manager
California Department of General Services
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Center for Resource Solutions
Strategies for Ramping Up Large-Scale Renewables
Altenex
Director of Programs
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Global Energy & Sustainability Program Manager
CBRE
Program Officer
John's Hopkins Center for a Livable Future
President
FSC
Deputy Director, GHG Protocol
World Resources Institute
Head of Worldwide Customer Relations
Sutherland Global
VP, Procurement & Supply Chain Services, Aeronautics Business
Lockheed Martin
Executive Director
ACCO
VP Science & Standards
Green Seal, Inc.
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Energy, Installations & Environment)
US Department of Defense
Sustainability Supply Chain Manager
Independent Purchasing Cooperative
Supply Chain Sustainability Program Manager
Pacific Gas & Electric
Environmental Protection Specialist
US EPA
Founder & Author
Media Supplies and Solutions Environmental Manager
HP
Vice President of Global Sourcing & Chief Procurement Officer
Interpublic Group
Ellen Gilman
Senior Director of Business Development
Apex Clean Energy
Director of Corporate Responsibility
Nasdaq
Program Officer SPP
UNEP‐DITE
Trainer
Sustainability Training
Senior Engineer
Energetics Incorporated
Executive Director
The Repair Association
Assistant Director, Integrated Procure-to-Pay Solutions
University of California, San Diego
North America CSR Manager
TUV Rheinland
Director, Standards Coordination Office
NIST
Attorney Advisor
US EPA
President
Connecticut Sustainable Business Council
Senior Program Manager
EPA
Director
Action Sustainability
CEO and ISO PC 277 Chairman
A2 CONSULTING
Vice President, Business Development
Ecodesk
Principal
Sustrana
Vice President for Strategic Sourcing and Procurement
Aflac
Forest Certification & Green Building Team
Sierra Club
Senior Manager
Environmental Defense Fund
Executive Director
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Sustainability Principal
HDR Architecture
Sustainability Advisor
U.S. General Services Administration
Director, Government Programs
ASSA ABLOY
Founder & CEO
New Leaf Paper
Co-Founder
Sustrana
President
BIT Building
Director of Research and Advocacy
Worker Rights Consortium
VP of Procurement
Caesars Entertainment
Manager of the National Center for Sustainability Standards
NSF International
Deputy Director, Procurement Division
State of California
Director, Supplier Diversity and Sustainability
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Corporate Engagement Manager
New England Aquarium
Managing Director, Global Engagement and Corporate Responsibility
Edelman
Emeritus Associate Professor of Marketing
University of Nebraska at Omaha
VP, Strategic Renewables
Renewable Choice Energy
Sustainable Purchasing Coordinator
District of Columbia
Market Procurement Manager, North America
Philips
Technical Information & Public Affairs Manager
UL
Director
Environmental Paper Network
Policy and Outreach Manager
ISEAL Alliance
Pollution Prevention Director
Center for Environmental Health
Director, Environmental Purchasing
State of Massachusetts
Sustainability Project Manager
County of Alameda General Services Agency
Environmental Purchasing Program Manager
King County Procurement
Director of Sustainability
Walmart
President & CEO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Chemistry, Economics and Sustainable Strategies Division
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Manager, Paper Sector Engagement
WWF
Staff Scientist
Friends of the Earth
Standards Development Liaison for Sustainability
NSF International
Manager of Sustainability and Supplier Diversity
Allstate Insurance Agency
Senior Director, Food Policy
Humane Society of the United States
ESPC Program Manager
FEMP ESPC Program, U.S. Department of Energy
Director of Communications
ISEAL Alliance
Ethics Analyst
Lockheed Martin
Manager, Sustainable Procurement Integration
Province of Nova Scotia
Senior Manager, Procurement Corporate Responsibility
TD Bank Group
Chargepoint
Senior Vice President of Outreach and Strategic Relations
Green Seal
Head of Sustainable Business Operations
Bloomberg
Sustainability and Green Buildings Program Advisor
GSA
Senior Program Director
EICC
Manager Procurement Corporate Responsibility
TD Bank Group
Coordinator
Global Living Wage Coalitoin
Managing Director
BrownFlynn
CEO
Green Electronics Council
Legal and Policy Fellow
International Corporate Accountability Roundtalbe
Senior Vice President
Institute for Supply Management
Sr. Manager, Green-e Market Development
Center for Resource Solutions/Green-e
Project Manager
US Dept of Energy
Co-Founder and Co-President
EcoVadis
Adventist Healthcare System Chef
Sodexo
Executive Director of Government Relations in the Americas
Hewlett-Packard
Corporate Environmental Manager
Stillwater Mining Company
Sourcing Specialist
Sonoco
Co-founder and Vice President, Policy and Campaigns
American Sustainable Business Council
Professor of Law
Georgetown University Law Center
Power Systems and Infrastructure Specialist
USGBC
Director of Outreach & Operations
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Global Marketing Director, Sustainability
Mars Drinks, a Division of Mars Incorporated
Manager--Global Sustainability
Tiffany & Co
Chief Scientist
VitalMetrics
Technical Director, LEED
U.S. Green Building Council
Project Manager
Alameda County
Chief Operating Officer
Equitable Origin
Managing Director, Members and Implementation
The Sustainability Consortium
President
Global Asset Recovery Programs LLC
Executive Director
Solidarity Center
Manager of Sustainable Forestry Programs
Kimberly-CLark
CEO
TCO Development
Sustianable Procurement Coordinator
City of Portland
Senior Policy Advisor
EPA
Senior Associate
Rocky Mountain Institute
Director of Corporate Citizenship
Microsoft
General Counsel
Coalition of Immokalee Workers
GreenCircle Certified
Responsible Sourcing Manager
Microsoft
Senior Director, Procurement & Sustainability
Best Buy
President
Reeve Consulting
Executive Co-Director
Green America
Product Manager
US EPA, ENERGY STAR
Senior Vice President
NGLCC - National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
Professor
University of Illinois
Senior Vice President & Managing Director
Samasource
CEO
PC Rebuilders & Recyclers, LLC
Senior Director, Environmental & Supplier Diversity Strategy
Office Depot
VP, Initiatives and Strategy
The Rockefeller Foundation