Amity Lumper is Co-President and Director of Cascadia Consulting Group’s Recycling and Materials Management practice. With nearly 20 years of experience, she has managed a university campus recycling program, led local and state waste characterization studies across the U.S., and collaborated with a wide range of clients to design and implement innovative programs that achieve meaningful results. Selected clients include the cities of Seattle and San Francisco, Clifbar, Fortune 100 high tech firms, Waste Management, Republic Services, StopWaste, VF Corporation, Emory University, and many U.S. airports. Amity enjoys stimulating rich connections across value chains and markets. She holds an M.S. in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability from the Blekinge Institute of Technology in Sweden, and a B.A. in Chemistry from Seattle Pacific University. In addition, she is a trained provider of community-based social marketing services. Amity lives in Seattle with her husband, son, and cat, Tubs.