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Speakers, Panelists, and Moderators

The following packaging and sustainability experts have confirmed their participation as speakers, panelists, and moderators for the 2021 online conference (March 9-12, 2021) and post-conference workshops (April 6-7, 2021).

Workshop speakers are listed at the top of the speaker list*
Mickel Knight - Printpack, Inc.

Mickel Knight

Sr Sustainable Product Stewardship Engineer at Printpack, Inc.
Susan Graff - Resource Recycling Systems (RRS)

Susan Graff

Partner, VP of Global Corporate Sustainability at Resource Recycling Systems (RRS)
Mark Ushpol - DS Smith

Mark Ushpol

Managing Director, North America Packaging Division at DS Smith
Christopher J. Layton - Eastman Chemical Company

Christopher J. Layton

Sustainability Director, Specialty Plastics at Eastman Chemical Company
Tania Montesi - H.B. Fuller

Tania Montesi

Business Development and E-Commerce Packaging Manager at H.B. Fuller
Math Lambalk - Avantium

Math Lambalk

Business Development Manager, Renewable Chemistries at Avantium
Yuliya Streen - Kraton Corporation Polymers

Yuliya Streen

Global Strategic Marketing at Kraton Corporation Polymers
Michelle Carvell - Lorax Compliance

Michelle Carvell

Chief Operating Officer at Lorax Compliance
Prakash Iyer - Inhance Technologies

Prakash Iyer

Senior Vice President Business Development and Technology at Inhance Technologies
Gabriela Dobrot - Lorax Compliance

Gabriela Dobrot

Project Director at Lorax Compliance
Rachel Langhill  - Lorax Compliance

Rachel Langhill

Marketing Coordinator at Lorax Compliance
Colin Jacob - Center Transfer Technological In Ecology Industrial - CTTÉI

Colin Jacob

Project Manager at Center Transfer Technological In Ecology Industrial - CTTÉI
Betsy Dorn - Circular Matters LLC

Betsy Dorn

Principal at Circular Matters LLC
Meghan Stasz - Consumer Brands Association

Meghan Stasz

Vice President of Packaging and Sustainability at Consumer Brands Association
Patrick Gerarty - St. Louis Composting/Total Organics Recycling

Patrick Gerarty

President/Owner at St. Louis Composting/Total Organics Recycling
Lauren Versagli - Plastic Energy

Lauren Versagli

Head of Corporate Development USA at Plastic Energy
Cali Reed - PreZero US

Cali Reed

Senior Sustainability Specialist at PreZero US
Darrick Christensen - HP

Darrick Christensen

Packaging Design & Procurement Manager, Direct Procurement & Alliances at HP
Ben Kuchler - Hasbro

Ben Kuchler

Director of Product and Packaging Sustainability at Hasbro
Thais Vojvodic - Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Thais Vojvodic

Plastics Pact Network Manager at Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Jacquie Patterson - Hasbro

Jacquie Patterson

Senior Manager of Package Engineering, Sustainability Team at Hasbro
Liz Logue - EFI, US

Liz Logue

VP Customer/Brand Engagement and Strategy, Inkjet at EFI, US
Aditya Siroya - rePurpose Global

Aditya Siroya

Co-Founder & Chief Impact Officer at rePurpose Global
Bridget Anderson - NYC Department of Sanitation

Bridget Anderson

Deputy Commissioner for Recycling and Sustainability at NYC Department of Sanitation
Adam Page - Smithers

Adam Page

Global Director of Research and Reports at Smithers
Mike Riola - Rehrig Pacific Company

Mike Riola

Sustainability Project Manager at Rehrig Pacific Company
Alexa Kielty - San Francisco Department of the Environment

Alexa Kielty

Residential Zero Waste and Special Projects Assistant at San Francisco Department of the Environment
Kara Pochiro - Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR)

Kara Pochiro

VP of Communications & Public Affairs at Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR)
Kelly Murosky - Seventh Generation

Kelly Murosky

Senior Packaging Engineer at Seventh Generation
Dan Felton - AMERIPEN

Dan Felton

Executive Director at AMERIPEN
James Harmer  - Cambridge Design Partnership

James Harmer

Planning & Innovation Strategy Leader at Cambridge Design Partnership
John Caturano - Nestlé Waters North America

John Caturano

Senior Sustainability Manager Packaging / Programs at Nestlé Waters North America
Adam Peer - American Chemistry Council

Adam Peer

Senior Director, Packaging, Plastics Division at American Chemistry Council
Susan Robinson - Waste Management

Susan Robinson

Sr Director of Sustainability & Policy at Waste Management
Maddie McGinley - The Laundress, Inc.

Maddie McGinley

Director of Product at The Laundress, Inc.
Stephan Ango - Lumi

Stephan Ango

Co-Founder at Lumi
Joe Fernandez - Vera Bradley

Joe Fernandez

Senior Packaging Engineer at Vera Bradley
Anna Kimelman - Loopline

Anna Kimelman

Founder and CBO at Loopline
Brad Rodgers - Danimer Scientific

Brad Rodgers

Strategic Consultant at Danimer Scientific
Oliver Campbell - Dell Technologies

Oliver Campbell

Director of Procurement & Packaging Engineering at Dell Technologies
Patrick Keenan - Annie's

Patrick Keenan

Packaging Engineer at Annie's
Brian Fleury - WeCare Denali, LLC

Brian Fleury

General Manager of Facilities at WeCare Denali, LLC
Sara Axelrod - Ball Corporation

Sara Axelrod

Director of Sustainability at Ball Corporation
Charles David Mathieu-Poulin - TC Transcontinental | Circular Plastics Taskforce (CPT)

Charles David Mathieu-Poulin

Senior Advisor – Circular Economy | Member of Steering Committee at TC Transcontinental | Circular Plastics Taskforce (CPT)
Brent Lindberg - Fuseneo, USA

Brent Lindberg

Founder and Principal at Fuseneo, USA
Kylie Johnson - Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati

Kylie Johnson

Green Learning Station Coordinator at Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati
Breanna Herbert - ORBIS

Breanna Herbert

Sustainability Lead at ORBIS
David Dombrowski - GSK Consumer Healthcare

David Dombrowski

R&D Head of Innovation & Sustainability at GSK Consumer Healthcare
Bob Yost - A1 Organics

Bob Yost

Vice President and CTO at A1 Organics
Scott Cassel - Product Stewardship Institute (PSI)

Scott Cassel

CEO & Founder at Product Stewardship Institute (PSI)
Emily Williams - Michelman

Emily Williams

Global Growth Platform Leader - Circular Economy at Michelman
Susan Fife-Ferris - Seattle Public Utilities

Susan Fife-Ferris

Director of Solid Waste Planning & Program Management at Seattle Public Utilities
Jay Blazey - Cedar Grove

Jay Blazey

General Counsel at Cedar Grove
Gabriel Mens - Sonoco

Gabriel Mens

Global Environmental & Sustainability at Sonoco
Erin Hiatt - Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)

Erin Hiatt

Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility at Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)
Jeff Travis - American Packaging Corporation

Jeff Travis

Manager, Innovation & Sustainability at American Packaging Corporation
Tom Egan - PMMI

Tom Egan

Vice President of Industry Services at PMMI
Jonathan North - Rehrig Pacific Company

Jonathan North

Vice President - Sustainable and Core Solutions at Rehrig Pacific Company
James McGoff - TemperPack

James McGoff

Co-Founder & CPO at TemperPack
Joe Dages - Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Joe Dages

Attorney at Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Kendall Starkman - Nextwave Plastics

Kendall Starkman

Director of NextWave Plastics, Lonely Whale at Nextwave Plastics
Julia Attwood - BloombergNEF

Julia Attwood

Head of Advanced Materials & Circular Economy at BloombergNEF
Alison Keane - Flexible Packaging Association

Alison Keane

President & CEO at Flexible Packaging Association
Jeff Schuetz - Sonoco

Jeff Schuetz

VP of Global Technology for Consumer Packaging at Sonoco
Ron Firooz - HP

Ron Firooz

Product Marketing and Business Development Manager – HP digital Pre Print corrugated packaging at HP
Melissa Dandy - Johnson & Johnson

Melissa Dandy

R&D E-Commerce Lead NA & Packaging Lead Sun, Acne, Make-Up at Johnson & Johnson
Jeff West - Olympic Organics

Jeff West

Facility Owner at Olympic Organics
David Allaway - Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

David Allaway

Policy Analyst in the Solid Waste Program at Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Susan Thoman - Compost Manufacturing Alliance, LLC

Susan Thoman

Founder & Managing Director at Compost Manufacturing Alliance, LLC
Kyle Strenski - UPM Raflatac

Kyle Strenski

Director of Global Business Development at UPM Raflatac
Arpit Srivastava - Accenture Strategy

Arpit Srivastava

Sustainability Strategist at Accenture Strategy
Rebecca Casey - TC Transcontinental Packaging

Rebecca Casey

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Strategy at TC Transcontinental Packaging
Nina Butler - More Recycling

Nina Butler

CEO at More Recycling
Suzanne Shelton - Shelton Group

Suzanne Shelton

President & CEO at Shelton Group