Rachel Taplinger is an experienced sustainability professional with a demonstrated history in the consumer goods sector. She is currently the Director of Strategy for Sustainable Manufacturing & Sourcing at Nike. Prior to Nike, she developed foundational sustainability programs at both Revlon and The Estée Lauder Companies.
Prior to working at ELC, she spent three years working in education reform at The New York City Department of Education and its nonprofit arm, The Fund for Public Schools. She also worked at Edelman in communications.
Rachel has her MBA in sustainability and strategy from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University and a Bachelors in Psychology and Communications from Tufts University.