Previous Shows

Impact with John Shegerian produces new episodes every week. Visit regularly to explore our archive of past conversations below.

July 21, 2022

Practing Reuse Every Day with Kelly Freeman

Kelly Freeman, Sustainability Director at Goodwill Industries of Central Texas, is a self-proclaimed “recycling/waste reduction geek since birth.” So, she is a natural fit with Goodwill’s goal of helping people find lifelong connections to meaningful work. Freeman is committed to helping the 28-store Goodwill of Central Texas network best serve its 15-county community by squeezing […]

July 19, 2022

Making Electronics More Affordable Through Semiconductors with Pradeep Shenoy

Pradeep Shenoy leads TI’s Power Design Services team focused on the automotive market. He has served in several roles in the IEEE Power Electronics Society and is active in the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC) organizing committee. Pradeep obtained the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He received several awards including […]

July 13, 2022

Helping Americans Choose Efficient Products with Kristinn Leonhart

Energy Star, launched in 1992 by the U.S. EPA, helps consumers identify the most efficient products and practices. More than 20 years later, the EPA has 18,000+ partner companies all committed to improving the energy efficiency of the products we use on a daily basis as well as the homes and buildings we occupy. Products […]

July 7, 2022

Greening the Trash Business with Cheryl Hagedorn

Glad’s Marketing Manager Cheryl Hagedorn, who holds a 10-year history with parent company Clorox, is excited to announce her newest focus, Glad Green, and its very important mission: setting a vision and strategy for greening the trash business. Glad’s newest campaign, “Glad to Waste Less,” helps to teach consumers how easily small changes can really […]

July 5, 2022

Innovation with Intent with Kevin Tubbs

Kevin Tubbs is the Vice President, Chief Ethics, Compliance & Sustainability Officer for Oshkosh Corporation.  He is responsible for the development and implementation of ethics & compliance and environmental & sustainability processes and programs for Oshkosh Corporation’s worldwide operations. John Shegerian: This edition of the Impact Podcast is brought to you by ERI. ERI has […]

June 30, 2022

Implementing Facility Recycling Standards with Ellen Huang and Adam Lewenberg

JOHN SHEGERIAN: Welcome back to Green is Good, and we’re so honored today to have with us from Pitney Bowes Adam Lewenberg, the Director of Business Development Green Products and Ellen Huang, the Director of Environmental Affairs. Welcome to Green is Good.ADAM LEWENBERG: Thanks for having us.JOHN SHEGERIAN: We’re happy that you’re both here today. […]

June 28, 2022

Sustainability That Reflects Our Values with Gaby Infante

Gaby Infante is the director of Corporate ESG (environmental, social, and governance). Gaby has been with T. Rowe Price since 2020, beginning in Corporate ESG. Prior to this, Gaby was employed by S&P Global as a financial analyst. Gaby also was employed by the Inter-American Development Bank as an ESG specialist and a chief adviser. […]

June 23, 2022

The Growing Need for Green Travel Options with Alison Presley

Alison Presley manages Travelocity’s Travel for Good program, an employee-founded program aimed at decreasing environmental travel concerns since 2006. Travel for Good’s mission statement, “Make the world a better place, one trip at a time,” truly encompasses the growing need for greener travel options. The Travel for Good program provides an extensive, worldwide list of […]

June 21, 2022

Innovation and High Ethical Standards with Stephanie Dolmat

Stephanie Dolmat is a corporate sustainability leader and currently serves as senior director of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) at Robert Half, the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions and business consulting firm, where she collaborates across the company to effectuate positive change. Stephanie is a graduate of Yale University, where she earned a […]

June 16, 2022

Reducing Corporate Energy Footprints with Christina Page

Christina Page, Director of Climate and Energy Strategy at Yahoo!, is tasked with reducing the footprint of a website network that serves more than 600 million users. “We really ‘walk the talk’ as much as we possibly can,” Page says. “Yahoo! Green is the number one green-content website on the Web right now. There is […]

June 14, 2022

Transforming the World of AI with Tonie Hansen

At NVIDIA, she oversees corporate responsibility and ESG, a function she helped to build since starting in 2006. As a strategist and communicator, she drives initiatives that strengthen NVIDIA’s ESG and brand reputation. Tonie publishes the company’s ESG report and engages with shareholders, NGOs, and customers to understand their expectations and present NVIDIA’s positioning around […]

June 8, 2022

Keeping Hotels Green with Gina Edner

Gina Edner, Associate Director for Environmental Sustainability at Starwood Hotels, talks to “Green is Good” from New York. With approximately 1,000 hotels in nearly 100 countries, eco-conservation across Starwood’s brands makes a major difference. Edner says that Starwood’s green programs began simply from its customers inquiring about conservation policies and more efficient places to stay […]