Jeannie Linam


Jeannie Linam has been immersed in sustainability, using design and systems thinking to create and implement sustainability initiatives through her own business since 2001 and at Genentech since 2011.

At Genentech, she manages cross-functional teams of management, employees, and suppliers to meet ambitious sustainability goals. She enjoys designing strategies, initiatives, and communications to infuse sustainability into the company culture.

My Sessions

This session will introduce the health and environmental risks associated with toxic chemicals in single-use food service ware. Participants will learn about the latest research on the use of fluorinated, “non-stick” PFAS chemicals in a wide array of single-use plates, bowls, take-out containers and food trays. These toxic and persistent compounds can contaminate food, water … read more >>

Workshop - Sustainable Foodware