Speakers, 2020

Samantha Sommer

Samantha Sommer

Director of Business Innovation
UPSTREAM
Nina Bellucci Butler

Nina Bellucci Butler

CEO
Stina, Inc.
Portia Sinnott

Portia Sinnott

Program Director
Zero Waste USA
Susan Collins

Susan Collins

President
Container Recycling Institute
Stephanie Barger

Stephanie Barger

Director - TRUE Zero Waste Program
U.S. Green Building Council
Jill Hamilton

Jill Hamilton

Legislative Assistant
Office of U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse
Manuel Medrano

Manuel Medrano

Environmental Services Manager
California Association of Market Development Zones / City of Chula Vista
Clytie Binder

Clytie Binder

Community Composting Hubs in Brisbane Australia
Brisbane City Council, Australia
Caroline Mitchell

Caroline Mitchell

Waste Reduction and Recycling Lead Specialist
City of Fort Collins
Leah Tischler

Leah Tischler

Site Manager
SBM Sustainability Team
Joseph Button

Joseph Button

Director of Sustainability
Straus Family Creamery
Mandi McKay

Mandi McKay

Sustainability Manager
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co
Marvin Hayes

Marvin Hayes

Program Manager
Baltimore Compost Collective Program
Anthony Rossi

Anthony Rossi

EVP, Global Business Development
TerraCycle & Loop
Clarissa Morawski

Clarissa Morawski

CEO
Reloop Platform
Leslie Lukacs

Leslie Lukacs

Executive Director
Zero Waste Sonoma
Shashawnda Campbell

Shashawnda Campbell

Community Organizer
South Baltimore Community Land Trust Inc
Miriam Gordon

Miriam Gordon

Indisposable Communities Director
UPSTREAM
Faye Christoforo

Faye Christoforo

Co-Executive Director
Post-Landfill Action Network
Alice Koehler

Alice Koehler

SVP Marketing
WasteZero
Esra Tat

Esra Tat

Associate Director
Zero Waste Europe
Sophia Huda

Sophia Huda

Vice President
Ohio Recycling Coalition
Kate M Davenport

Kate M Davenport

Co President
Eureka Recycling
Neil Edgar

Neil Edgar

Executive Director
California Compost Coalition
Lisa Skumatz

Lisa Skumatz

President / Principal
SERA
Meleny Thomas

Meleny Thomas

Community Organizer
South Baltimore Community Land Trust Inc
Mary Curtiss

Mary Curtiss

Global Head of Energy and Sustainability
HP Inc.
Patrick Tierney

Patrick Tierney

CEO and Cofounder
Revolution Systems
Matthew Cotton

Matthew Cotton

Owner
Integrated Waste Management Consulting, LLC
Dr. Anja Malawi Brandon

Dr. Anja Malawi Brandon

AGU/AAAS Congressional Science Fellow
Office of Senator Jeff Merkley
Bret Biggers

Bret Biggers

Economist
ISRI
Nathan Proctor

Nathan Proctor

Director, Campaign for the Right to Repair
U.S. PIRG
Julie Muir

Julie Muir

Zero Waste Manager
Stanford University
Shane Trimmer

Shane Trimmer

Senior Policy Advisor
Office of United States Representative Alan Lowenthal
Scott Cassel

Scott Cassel

Founder & CEO
Product Stewardship Institute
Pål Mårtensson

Pål Mårtensson

Zero Waste in Amazonia
Let´s Do It World
Terry McDonald

Terry McDonald

Executive Director
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, Inc.
Gary Liss

Gary Liss

Co-Chair, NRC Conference Committee and Vice-President, Zero Waste USA
National Recycling Coalition
Martin Bourque

Martin Bourque

Executive Director
Ecology Center
Will Bakx

Will Bakx

Soil Scientist
Sonoma Compost/Renewable Sonoma
Nina Goodrich

Nina Goodrich

Executive Director
GreenBlue/SPC
Rory Bakke

Rory Bakke

Principal
Sustainable Concepts Studio
Kourtnii Brown

Kourtnii Brown

Founder and Director
Common Compost
Jacky Brown

Jacky Brown

Vice President Of Retail
Goodwill Industries of San Diego County
Dave Bennink

Dave Bennink

Director
Building Deconstruction Institute
Sarah Peery

Sarah Peery

Legislative Assistant
Office of Senator Rob Portman
Danner Doud-Martin

Danner Doud-Martin

Associate Director, International Business Development Program and Haas Staff lead for Zero Waste and Sustainability Task Force
Haas School of Business
Julie Sands Tyne

Julie Sands Tyne

Supervising Recycling Specialist
City of San Diego
Patrick Currier

Patrick Currier

Partner
S2CPacific
Kaity Robbins

Kaity Robbins

Zero Waste Manager
Boston University
Heidi Sanborn

Heidi Sanborn

Executive Director
National Stewardship Action Council
Ana Carvalho

Ana Carvalho

Board Member
Zero Waste International Alliance
Alec Cooley

Alec Cooley

Senior Advisor
Busch Systems
Michael J. Sangiacomo

Michael J. Sangiacomo

President & Chief Executive Officer
Recology, Inc.
Jamie Kaminski

Jamie Kaminski

Director of Policy
Zero Waste Canada
Sarah D OBrien

Sarah D OBrien

Director of Programs
Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Timonie Hood

Timonie Hood

Zero Waste & Green Building Coordinator
U.S. EPA
David Pinsky

David Pinsky

Senior Plastics Campaigner
Greenpeace USA
Christie Keith

Christie Keith

International Coordinator and US Executive Director
GAIA
Lisa Pellegrino

Lisa Pellegrino

Strategic Partnerships Manager
TerraCycle
Angela A. Moore

Angela A. Moore

Facilities and Sustainability Coordinator
Missouri Historical Society
Sophie Hahn

Sophie Hahn

Vice Mayor
City of Berkeley