SESHA 2017 Speaker Biography

Kristine Lesso
Environmental Scientist/Sustainability Consultant Capaccio Environmental Engineering Inc., Marlborough, MA

Kristine Lesso, RABQSA ISO Lead Auditor, CSP, Sigma Black Belt - Senior Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) Contributor - Ms. Lesso has over 25 years of experience in a wide variety of EH&S areas including Corporate-Level Strategic EH&S Planning and Road Mapping. In particular, Ms. Lesso is versed in the use of EH&S corporate planning models (AIM, SIP), Corporate Sustainability, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 management systems, and has provided extensive data/metrics analysis and use in strategic EHS planning and program implementation. Ms. Lesso holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, a Master of Science in Environmental Studies from Louisiana State University, and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Corporate Sustainability from Furman University. Cristina Mendoza - Environmental Scientist II/Sustainability Consultant Ms. Mendoza leads the Sustainability Technical Group for Capaccio Environmental Engineering. Her expertise and experience include Corporate Sustainability Reporting, Global Reporting Initiative Reporting, sustainability strategy, and green team facilitation. She is also versed in Greenhouse Gas Reporting and sustainability metrics tracking and analysis. She leads the Management Systems Technical Group as well, and has experience in ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 management systems. Ms. Mendoza holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Science, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA), both from Clark University. She sits on the Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Sustainability Round Table Leadership Board, and on the Leadership Committee of the Environmental Business Council (EBC) Young Environmental Professionals Committee.


Cristina Mendoza