Holli Alexander

Strategic Initiatives Manager, Global Sustainability

Holli Alexander is a born and bred Hoosier with bachelor's and master's degrees from Indiana University in the United States. Holli enjoys focusing on identifying and understanding problems and crafting plans to fix them. This passion has materialized itself into the work she has produced throughout her career at Eastman. Since making the move to Tennessee in 2005, she has worked in multiple roles in the sales and marketing organizations, some specializing in sustainability trends and issues. In 2012, Holli launched and led the Full-Wrap Label Consortium, a group founded by Eastman that is focused on addressing the challenges around recovering PET bottles that use shrink labels. Holli also represents Eastman in solving other broad challenges related to sustainability through her efforts with PLASTICS Recycling Committee and the Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council. Following her passion for sustainability, Holli joined Eastman's Global Sustainability Organization in 2016 as a Strategic Initiatives Manager where she helps to translate the complexity of sustainability into tangible and actionable efforts for Eastman businesses and functions. Holli lives in Johnson City, Tennessee with her husband, Doug. In addition to herding cats professionally, she and Doug herd cats personally in their free time. 

 

Sustainability in Manufacturing

Breakout Session 4: Global Sustainability Initiatives

Thursday, June 29th
9:00am to 10:30am

The international community continues to move forward with goals and strategies for curbing climate change and advancing multilateral environmental agreements. This session will explore the latest UN efforts including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), results of the recent COP22 meeting and efforts to standardize environmental reporting. Attendees will learn why how these initiatives are relevant to their business and how to effectively align company goals with those of the international community.  

9:00am to 10:30am

Sustainability in Manufacturing

Breakout Session 4: Global Sustainability Initiatives

Holli Alexander
James Burke
Sandeep Kulkarni