Green Festival Speakers

Mindy Agnew

Mindy oversees zero waste initiatives and programs for Lincoln Elementary’s parent-run PTO Green Team; Lincoln was successfully awarded grant funding from the State of Illinois to implement recycling, zero waste strategies, and composting in the schools. Mindy is also very active in community sustainability. Her sustainability management experience includes collaborative design and implementation of waste reduction strategies including the successful rollout of an organics recycling (composting) program for local schools, businesses and residences. Mindy lives in Oak Park IL with her husband and 2 young daughters.