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Lynda Rankin

Manager, Sustainable Procurement Integration

Lynda Rankin is the Manager of Sustainable Procurement Integration for the Province of Nova Scotia. Throughout her career she has worked in the field of environmental protection and sustainability in a variety of positions with both public and private sector organizations. In 2004/05 she led the development of Nova Scotia Department of Environment and Labour’s Environmentally Preferable Procurement Policy and since 2009 she has played a key role in the development and implementation of a Sustainable Procurement Policy for the Government of Nova Scotia. In addition to her work in procurement, in 2015 Lynda has also been the internal lead for the development of a new Health, Safety and Environment Program for the Internal Services Department. Among the many anticipated benefits of this new program will be greater linkages between OHS, environmental protection and government procurement