Bard MBA in Sustainability presents

Sustainable Business Fridays: Sustainability at Jet Blue

Sophia Mendelsohn, Head of Sustainability at Jet Blue Airways

Friday, November 21, 2014

As Head of Sustainability for JetBlue, Sophia Mendelsohn is responsible for both the long-term vision of corporate responsibility and the operational reality of implementing change. Through change-management, Sophia has worked to bring composting to airports and established a recycling system that connects more than 50 airports and 800 flights a day… including the offsetting of over two-hundred million pounds of carbon.

Read the transcript of this conversation here, which was originally published on

Sustainable Business Fridays convenes every first and fourth Friday of the month during the semester, with special guests selected by students in the Bard MBA in Sustainability program.

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