12-10 Sustainability in Practice

Description

Alexis Scoon – Sustainability Manager, Ocean Wise

Alexis Scoon
Alexis Scoon

Alexis Scoon joined the Vancouver Aquarium 2 years ago. She is charged with greening the Aquarium’s operations, leading the organizations ISO14001 Environmental Management System, embedding a culture of sustainability, and driving change that supports a flourishing ocean.

Prior to joining the Aquarium, Alexis worked as an Environmental Auditor in California, a Sustainability Manager in the commercial furniture industry in Toronto, and a Production Manager for Maclean’s and Chatelaine magazines. Alexis holds a Bachelor of Technology, a Masters in Environmental Studies and is a Clean 50 Emerging Leader Award Winner for outstanding contributions to clean capitalism in Canada.


Task

National Call Details:

Date: December 10th at 4:00pm PST

Language: English

CISCO WebEx Meeting Link:  The link will be sent out in the Friday update


Learning Objectives

Alexis will talk about her role at the Aquarium, highlight work the Aquarium has done to green its buildings and operations, and provide examples of things others (business, schools, community organizations) can do to support a greener world and a flourishing ocean.


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