Speakers 2021, Day 2

December 9, 2021

Samantha Sommer

Samantha Sommer

Director of Business Innovation
Upstream
Dr. Paul Connett

Paul Connett

Author of “The Zero Waste Solution”, International Zero Waste Advocate and former chemistry Professor, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY.
Zero Waste USA and Zero Waste International Alliance
Natalie Lessa

Natalie Lessa

Founder, Consultant and Education and Outreach Specialist
ReCREATE Waste Collaborative
Ashpreet Kaur

Ashpreet Kaur

PhD Candidate, Interdisciplinary Ecology
University of Florida
Olivia Sanchez

Olivia Sanchez

Recycling & Community Outreach Program Coordinator
Riverside County - Department of Waste Resources
Charles Moore

Charles Moore

Research Director
Moore Institute for Plastic Pollution Research
Chrise de Tournay Birkhahn

Chrise de Tournay Birkhahn

Zero Waste USA Associate, City of Berkeley Zero Waste Commission Chair
Zero Waste USA
Kristine Kubat

Kristine Kubat

Executive Director
Recycle Hawaii
Jeremy Drake

Jeremy Drake

Principal
Strategy Zero Waste Solutions
Calvin Lakhan

Calvin Lakhan

Professor, Ph.D.
York University
Bryan S Ukena

Bryan S Ukena

CEO
Recycle Ann Arbor
Camille Sowinski

Camille Sowinski

Managing Member
BCK Programs, LLC
Lori Mendez

Lori Mendez

Esq. , MAS-MBC
Save The Albatross Coalition
Heidi Solba

Heidi Solba

President and Head of global network
Let's Do It World
Amanda Rice Waddle

Amanda Rice Waddle

Director of Zero Waste
The Repurpose Project & Zero Waste Gainesville
Ruth Abbe

Ruth Abbe

President and Co-Chair
Zero Waste USA and Global Recycling Council of CRRA
Rebecca Graham

Rebecca Graham

Project Manager, Communications
MIG
Jill Donello

Jill Donello

Manager of Educational Programs
GreenEducation.US
Kaela Martins

Kaela Martins

Manager, Environmental Programs & Retail Compliance Center
Retail Industry Leaders Association
Scott J Morrison

Scott J Morrison

Reusables
DreamZero
Maggie Gainer

Maggie Gainer

ZERO WASTE HUMBOLDT Co-Founder
ZERO WASTE HUMBOLDT
Freddy Coronado

Freddy Coronado

Advisor
Zero Waste Youth USA
Brenda Platt

Brenda Platt

Director, Composting for Community Initiative
Institute for Local Self-Reliance
Hannah Johnson

Hannah Johnson

Founder
Human Eco Consulting
Maricon Alvarez

Maricon Alvarez

Program Manager
Mother Earth Foundation
Adoma Addo

Adoma Addo

Population and Sustainability Intern
Center for Biological Diversity
Justin Stockdale

Justin Stockdale

Director of CHaRM and Business Operations
Eco-Cycle
Jack McQuibban

Jack McQuibban

Cities Programme Coordinator
Zero Waste Europe
Kevin Drew

Kevin Drew

Senior Zero Waste Specialist
City of San Francisco Department of Environment
Alex Nichols-Vinueza

Alex Nichols-Vinueza

Manager, Food Loss & Waste
World Wildlife Fund
Yvette Arellano

Yvette Arellano

Founder
Fenceline Watch
Diane Cohen

Diane Cohen

The Future of Reuse, Materials Management and the Circular Economy
Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc.
Jessica Heiges

Jessica Heiges

PhD Candidate
UC Berkeley
Erin Meyer

Erin Meyer

Sustainable Food Programs Coordinator
University of California, Merced
Peter Anderson

Peter Anderson

President
RecycleWorlds Consulting
Hayden Sloan

Hayden Sloan

Director of Communications
Race to Zero Waste
Clare Miflin

Clare Miflin

Founder
Center for Zero Waste Design
Lindsey Hoell

Lindsey Hoell

CEO
Dispatch Goods
Jesse Maxwell

Jesse Maxwell

Advocacy & Safety Senior Manager
Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)
Nicole Kenney

Nicole Kenney

Sustainability Manager
Lifelabs Design, Inc.
Alejandra Warren

Alejandra Warren

Co-Founder & Executive Director
Plastic Free Future