Notable Leaders in Sustainability nominees must…
Work within the New York City metro area (the five boroughs of NYC or Westchester, Rockland, Nassau and Bergen counties) to qualify. If the nominee is a remote employee or works from home, they must live and be based within the New York City metro area.
Be an executive currently serving in a senior leadership role (3 levels or fewer from the company CEO) or lead sustainability initiatives at a large company. Business owners/founders and independent consultants are also eligible.
Show a measurable environmental impact through his/her/their role and continue to have the power to effect change.
Makes significant contributions within their industry and/or community.
Assume a leadership position outside of the candidate’s own organization or company, including professional organizations, civic/community service initiatives, philanthropic activities, mentoring programs and diversity and inclusion efforts.