Sheila is a leading authority on women’s issues, environmental health and sustainability. Following a distinguished career as a partner in her own New York law firm, she co-founded America’s leading brand of natural consumer products, Seventh Generation, with her husband Jeffrey.
Sheila is on the Seventh Generation Board of Directors and most recently also worked as the Director of Giving for the company, which proudly contributes 10% of pre-tax profits to non-profit community, environmental, health, and responsible business organizations working for positive change. In addition she served as the company’s Women’s Environmental Health Advocate.
Sheila also sits on the Board of ReSource, a leading non-profit and social enterprise organization whose mission is to meet community and individual needs through education, job skills training, environmental stewardship, and economic opportunities. In addition to Practically Green, she serves on the advisory boards of Sustainable Health Enterprises and the Planned Parenthood Leadership Council.
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