As the Program Manager of Sustainability, Katie is responsible for analyzing market trends to inform Bunzl North America’s (BNA) sustainability programs, identifying opportunities within legislation, and optimizing internal reporting tools. She also drives operational efficiencies to support Bunzl’s climate change goals and customer sustainability goals.
Prior to joining the sustainability team, Katie led BNA’s EHS education, communication, and strategic programs as the Corporate EHS Manager. Her team sought input from stakeholders across the business to implement effective injury reduction and training programs, optimize data collection, and communicate data in ways that could be used to drive change.
Katie holds a B.S. in Chemistry from Bradley University and a Master of Public Health from the University of California – Berkely. Katie also serves on the Board of Directors for the National Association of EHS&S Manager (NAEM) and volunteers with Healing Action Network in St. Louis, MO.
Bunzl Distribution North America is the largest division of Bunzl plc, an international distribution and outsourcing group headquartered in London. BNA supplies a range of products including outsourced food packaging, disposable supplies, and cleaning and safety supplies, serving all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Caribbean, and parts of Mexico. With a large geographical footprint and over 400,000 supply items, Bunzl is regarded as a leading supplier in North America with worldwide sales that exceed $10 billion.