The Ruth Pauley Lecture Series: Pete Pearson “Global Initiative Lead: Food Loss and Waste”
April 20, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pete Pearson is the Director of Food Waste for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Washington D.C. His work focuses on food waste prevention and food recovery, helping businesses understand the intersection of agriculture and wildlife conservation. Pearson has led national and local sustainability programs including retail grocery projects across 2,000 grocery stores in 37 states. He has lengthy experience as an operations analyst and project manager with companies including Hewlett-Packard, Accenture and Albertsons. He is co-founder of the Idaho Center for Sustainable Agriculture, and is a partner with Transcend Productions, a film production company specializing in documentary story telling.