Tish Tablan, Senior Manager of Business Development
Tish Tablan is a Senior Manager for the Sustainable Packaging Coalition at GreenBlue. In her previous role at the sustainability consulting firm McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC), Tish guided companies, including SPC members Johnson & Johnson, NatureWorks, Replenish, and Be Green Packaging, to minimize the lifecycle impacts of their product designs and manufacturing processes. She helped producers and suppliers apply Cradle to Cradle design principles to select healthier materials, recover materials for reuse and recycling, expand renewable energy use, minimize water consumption, and operate with social responsibility. In addition, she helped specify green building materials for building projects designed by William McDonough + Partners, including NASA Sustainability Base, UCSF Mission Bay Hospital, and Googleplex corporate headquarters.
Throughout her career she has been dedicated to the missions of environmental nonprofit organizations, such as Environmental Health Sciences and Southern Environmental Law Center. At the Los Angeles Conservation Corps, Tish educated and trained a green collar workforce in disadvantaged communities in South Central and East L.A. In addition to maintaining a LEED Green Associate credential, she holds a M.S. in Environmental Science and Policy from Johns Hopkins University, M.A. in Secondary Education from Loyola Marymount University, and B.A. in Sociology from the University of Virginia.