Sandy Skees

Sandy Skees

Global Lead - Purpose & Impact, Sustainable Brands Advisory Board Chair
Porter Novelli

Sandy brings more than 25 years of management consulting and strategic communications experience to Porter Novelli. She believes there is power in leveraging purpose as a platform that helps companies, their employees, customers and investors create a regenerative and equitable world. She aligns purpose, sustainability and ESG (Environment, Social, Governance), DEI and social justice programs with compelling communications. Over the years, her work with corporations, nonprofits, and NGOs has been focused on LGBTQ and racial equity issues, climate crisis, recycling and waste, renewable energy, supply chain, and human rights issues.


Sessions
LUNCH
COASTAL EVENTS CENTER - POINSETTIA 3

Living more sustainably is an aspiration for almost everyone – study after study tells us consumers want to make choices that are better for people and planet. But sustainable behaviors occur on... see more

Wednesday 19th October
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
WORKSHOP
COSTA DEL SOL SALON E

To earn CFO or C-Suite approval and support, sustainability champions need to show how their proposed project, initiative, program or strategy will benefit the environment and/or society as well as the company.... see more

Monday 17th October
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Monday 17th October
5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
COSTA DEL SOL SALON E
Track: Influencing Consumer Behavior at Scale

Social media has a unique and powerful influence on modern culture, and it can be a key tool for brands to drive sustainable behavior at scale and create positive culture change. In... see more

Tuesday 18th October
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM