Olga Kachook

Director, Bioeconomy and Reuse Initiatives


Olga Kachook is a Director of Bioeconomy and Reuse Initiatives at GreenBlue. She leads work on various bioeconomy topics, including guidance around food waste prevention, bioplastics, and compostable packaging, as well as reuse initiatives such as the SPC’s guidance on reusable packaging. Her background includes expertise in compostable materials and packaging, zero-waste facility certification, life cycle analysis, and sustainable materials management. Prior to joining GreenBlue, she led corporate sustainability and waste initiatives at World Centric, Etsy, Cascade Designs, and Cascadia Consulting. Olga has a Master of Environmental Management from Yale University’s School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the University of Washington. She is certified as a LEED Green Associate and a TRUE Zero Waste Advisor.