Bridgett Luther is the Sustainability Director for Continuus Materials. She also serves as a co-founder of The Disruptive Factory, bringing change to scale and a board member of Noble Profit, using blockchain to produce transparency in sustainability reporting. She is an advisor to Mango Materials, a biopolymer produced from methane and board chair of SpringClean, helping to find new ways to recycle textile waste.
She’s the former President of the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute founded by William McDonough and Dr. Michael Braungart and helped to bring the Cradle to Cradle certification into the public domain.
Previously she served Governor Schwarzenegger as California’s Director of the Department of Conservation from 2005-2010, overseeing oil, natural gas, and geothermal industries, the beverage container recycling program and farmland conservation programs. Prior to her tenure with the Governor she worked for the Trust for Public Land helping to preserve land for people. Her first job was as a sales rep for Procter & Gamble. She graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in Business. She currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina with a part-time home in San Francisco. She is married and has two grown children.