Suzanne Lindsay will lead sustainability initiatives at Kroger
Friday, March 30, 2012
Network of Executive
Women title sponsor The Kroger Co. has hired Suzanne Lindsay to serve in the
newly created role of director of sustainability. Lindsay will direct Kroger's
internal sustainability initiatives and lead the company's sustainability leadership
created and led sustainability initiatives at NEW gold sponsor PetSmart Inc.
She has also worked extensively in real estate, development and civil
engineering. She holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Lawrence Technological
University in Michigan.
"We have made
substantial progress in sustainability in the past five years through energy
savings, waste reduction, transportation efficiency and reducing the use of
plastic bags,” said Lynn Marmer, group vice president of corporate affairs at
Kroger. "Suzanne will help us accelerate our progress and identify new
opportunities to improve our environmental stewardship.”