Manager, Built Environment, Americas
Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute
Bergen is a dedicated sustainability professional with a decade of interdisciplinary study and work experience committed to protecting the welfare of humans and the environment. As Built Environment Manager for the Americas at the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, Bergen is responsible for outreach, education, policy development and adoption of certified safe, circular, and responsible products and materials across the built environment stakeholder community. Her prior work experience includes carbon footprinting and offsetting, commercial water management and stewardship, and green chemistry and material health consulting.
Bergen is currently the co-chair of the Health Product Declaration Collaborative Content Inventory Sub-Group and an active member of the mindful MATERIALS Collaborative Content Working Group. Bergen holds a MS in Environmental Science: Legislation & Management from Brunel University London and a BA in Environmental Sciences and Global Sustainability from the University of Virginia.