DR. ANASTASIA O’ROURKE
Anastasia is a leading voice on sustainable purchasing and products, standards and ecolabels evaluations, and program design strategies. Dr. O’Rourke has extensive experience delivering expert sustainability and analysis services to clients including the United Nations Environmental Programme; the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA); non-governmental organizations; and several companies.
Dr. O’Rourke holds a B.A. (Hons, 1st Class) from Sydney University, a M.Sc. in Industrial Environmental Management from Lund University Sweden, and a Ph.D. in environmental management and finance from Yale University. She is currently Chair of the Board of Directors of the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC).
She lives in Branford, CT with her husband and two sons, and enjoys Connecticut’s natural splendor, from trees, to lakes to the shoreline.