Mandy Montazeri is a sustainability professional with about a decade of experience in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) practices. She is passionate about data driven sustainability strategies and programs where sustainability is embedded in business-as-usual activities, and succeeded with triple bottom line – people, planet, profit- outcomes. Developing credible programs starts with understanding current state of business activities, projecting what future will look like and planning intermediate steps that are innovative, measurable, and in line with business goals. Mandy’s expertise is in developing technical data and tools that fuel innovative thinking and provide means to translate innovations to credible outcomes and stories.
Through her career, she has mentored young professionals, worked as subject matter expert in methodology development task groups under American Center for Life Cycle Assessment (ACLCA) and worked closely with academic groups providing insights on sustainability course and curriculum development.
Mandy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, and Master of Science and PhD degrees in Environmental Engineering from Northeastern University. She started her career as a sustainability engineer at Kohler Co. Later, she moved to a senior sustainability consultant position with Sphera. Currently, she is the LCA program manager for TrueNorth Collective.