Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility
- Facilitated sustainability and CSR strategic planning for small to large, national and international brands.
- Consulted on the environmental sustainability platforms at both McDonald's USA and McDonald's Corp.
- Managed sustainability reporting, data collection, and GRI indexing.
- Project managed McDonald's Corporation's 2011 Global Sustainability Scorecard Report.
- Developed, tracked, and documented corporate "best practices" programs in waste, energy, supply chain accountability, communication, and stakeholder engagement.
- Embedded sustainability and CSR into the cultures of manufacturing to service firms.
- Seven years of hands-on operations experience in a triple-bottom-line manufacturing firm.
- Ethics: Led international teams in Code of Ethics reviews; taught ethics; served as ethics investigator.
- Experienced organizational spokesperson.
- Facilitated NGO and multi-stakeholder roundtable discussions at client locations and in Washington DC.
- Developed and implemented the redesign of the new AboutMcDonalds.com sustainability site.
- Writings on CSR and Sustainability featured/ syndicated on 3BLmedia.com, CSRwire.com, Chloregy.com
- Led, developed, and implemented corporate branding efforts.
- Social media savvy, 2000 twitter followers - recognized as #CSR and #Sustainability leader.
- 18 years of website development and optimization: SEO, content management systems, blogs, wikis.
- Integrated thinker - can synthesize diverse information and communicate common threads.
Business Leadership Operations
- Established strong working relationships using a collaborative leadership style of listening and discerning values and strengths; shares ownership.
- Experienced in both matrix and traditional work environments.
- Effectively led and managed boards, staff, and R&D teams.
- Implemented lean manufacturing and continuous improvement practices.
- Created and launched start-up businesses and organizations.
- Proven experience in developing and implementing effective strategic plans.
- Experienced in managing budgets and P&L.
- Strong, calm coaching and leadership demeanor.