With over a decade of experience in marketing & communications, Laura joined Strategic Materials in 2016, bringing a background in industrial by-product recycling and commercialization in 32 countries. Today, Laura handles many recycling industry challenges through coordination with trade organizations – she is an active member for the Glass Recycling Coalition and Glass Packaging Institute Communications team. She also works with many industry-leading companies to promote and grow their sustainability programs for glass recycling including beer, wine & spirits, industrial equipment manufacturers, and tech companies. Laura holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Master of Business Administration from The Pennsylvania State University.
Previous Speaking engagements:
- Waste Expo 2018, Las Vegas, NV (addressed China’s SWORD policy)
- Resource Recycling 2018, St. Louis, MO (Debunked myths about glass recycling)
- Glass Recycling Coalition sponsored webinar on Breakthrough Opportunities in Glass Recycling (debunking myths about glass and working with MRFS for solutions)
- GreenBuild 2019, Atlanta, GA with Waste Management & BASF