Waste Program Coordinator
Kelly leads research and logistics on publication of As You Sow’s periodic Waste & Opportunity report and works to engage companies on recycling, waste reduction, and plastic pollution prevention measures. Kelly also assists in managing As You Sow’s Plastic Solutions Investor Alliance, an international coalition of 25 institutional investors from four countries with a combined $1 trillion of assets, working to engage publicly traded consumer goods companies on the threats posed by plastic pollution and waste.
Prior to joining As You Sow Kelly spent five years as an analyst and advocate in California’s capital community of Sacramento. Most recently, Kelly worked with the non-profit environmental group Californians Against Waste on legislation to enhance product stewardship and prevent plastic pollution, including phasing out polystyrene foam and plastic drinking straws, increasing minimum recycled content standards, and reforming California’s beverage container deposit law.