Nina Goodrich is director of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition and executive director of GreenBlue. GreenBlue is a nonprofit that provides science and resources to make business more sustainable. It is dedicated to help industry use materials wisely, promote material health and recover more.
Goodrich came to GreenBlue with an industry and consultancy background in R&D management, innovation and sustainability strategy. She believes that innovation and sustainability are linked as key drivers for our future; and has worked to develop a value proposition for sustainability and to share it with all who will listen.
Goodrich has held leadership positions in Sustainability and R&D with Alcan Packaging, Amcor, The Guelph Food Technology Center and Magic Pantry Foods.
She has done graduate work in technology management and holds a BA in Molecular Biology from Wellesley College in Massachusetts. Regarded as a thought leader in the field, Goodrich speaks and writes frequently on the convergence of sustainability, innovation and technology.