Green Festival Speakers
Angelique Cofield directs Quality Assurance for the Washington Convention and Sports Authority. The Authority owns and manages the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, an anchor of the District's hospitality and tourism economy that generates over $400 million annually in total economic impact for the city. The Authority also manages the StadiumArmory campus, which includes Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, the DC Armory, and the surrounding Festival Grounds, and serves as the owner and landlord for Nationals Park. Angelique supports and integrates total quality management systems in all function divisions throughout the operation. A longtime advocate of systems and framework that promote comprehension of the broad scope of sustainability, Angelique developed and leads the organizations sustainability program. The program is designed to improve awareness of how our daily activities and services impact the environment and community, promote environmental and human health, provide services and options that help our clients integrate, transition and greening with ease, and illustrate the organization's ongoing commitment to maximizing operational efficiency without leaving the negative impacts on the environment.