Sustainable Purchasing Program Manager, California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)
Jennifer Burnett is the Sustainable Purchasing Program Manager for the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). Ms. Burnett is facilitating the development of Caltrans’ Sustainable Purchasing Program through collaboration with multi-disciplinary statewide internal stakeholder teams in addition to State of California Agencies and Departments. Ms. Burnett has participated in several SPLC technical advisory groups. She has over 20 years experience in public procurement operations and earned her baccalaureate degree in Finance and Health & Safety from the California State University, Sacramento.
Since the Fall of 2017, the State of California has used the SPLC BENCHMARK platform in two pioneering ways: by evaluating the maturity of its state-level sustainable purchasing efforts against those of other states; and by evaluating the maturity of multiple agency-level sustainable purchasing efforts within the state. Both efforts were facilitated via the SPLC … read more >>