Speaker Bio


Rebecca Zimmer

Rebecca Zimmer

Global Director of Environment, Starbucks

Rebecca Zimmer is global director of environment at Starbucks Coffee Company.

Since 2008, Zimmer has spearheaded Starbucks retail sustainability efforts in energy and water conservation, renewable energy and waste diversion strategies. 

She served on the World Resources Institute Green Power Market Development Group and was awarded GE’s LEED/Green Innovator award in 2010. 

Zimmer serves as Starbucks representative for National Restaurant Association Sustainability Committee, Foodservice Packaging Institute’s Paper Recovery Alliance, The Recycling Partnership, Sustainable Packaging Coalition and The Climate Group RE100 coalition, among others.

Session:

PSI Session: The Introduction of (Post Consumer) Coffee Cups into the Recycling Bin; A Point /Counterpoint

10/18/2018 10:30 AM