Event Waste Reduction: The Unsung Hero
About the Author: Garrett Wong
Garrett develops and implements sustainability initiatives for organizations such as Oracle, T-Mobile, and Intel. He co-chairs the ImpactPDX networking event, a Portland community of sustainability professionals. Prior to his time at MeetGreen, Garrett was the Member Services Manager at the Green Sports Alliance where he worked alongside sports teams, universities, and leagues globally in creating and bolstering their sustainability initiatives, goals, and programs. Garrett co-chairs the Emerging Professionals Board for Blanchet House, a downtown Portland social services organization providing food, clothing, and transitional housing programs to people in need. He is also involved the Oregon Zoo’s Community Advocacy Council. In his spare time, Garrett trains for marathons and improves upon his amateur photography skills.