Senior Manager of Sustainability & Supplier Diversity, Marriott International
Amy Bourne is the Senior Manager of Sustainability & Supplier Diversity at Marriott International in Bethesda, MD. In this role, Amy develops and manages global programs in areas such as responsible sourcing and food waste for 6,700+ hotels. Previously, she managed sustainability programs for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the General Services Administration (GSA) where she focused on high performance and healthy buildings, sustainable building operations and waste diversion. Amy holds an MA in Energy and Environmental Analysis from Boston University and is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM), LEED Green Associate and TRUE Zero Waste Advisor.
How do suppler diversity and supplier sustainability initiatives get along? Rather than competing for limited resources, both diversity and sustainability initiatives can be designed to boost each-others’ impact, if structured well. This session will first introduce the core value proposition for incorporating diversity and inclusion into purchasing, making the connection between diversity, inclusion and achieving … read more >>