Rebecca combines stakeholder engagement expertise with business strategy and understanding of social and environmental issues. Rebecca was part of the team that led the U.S. dairy industry Appreciative Inquiry summit, where she researched best and next-practices in dairy sustainability, conducted stakeholder engagement interviews, and helped measure the industry’s environmental footprint. Rebecca also worked with Walmart’s sustainability office to develop strategies for engaging buyers and suppliers around sustainability, engaging executives on key environmental challenges, designing and coordinating multi-stakeholder meetings and large events, and outreach to both internal and external stakeholders. She also helped lead the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics through a year-long stakeholder engagement process which included an Appreciative Inquiry summit and leading multiple teams through a post-summit initiative proposal process.
Rebecca studied environmental science at Humboldt State University where she graduated cum laude. She lives in Marin County with her husband, two sons, a dog, a cat, and a tortoise.