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Dawn Rittenhouse

Director of Sustainable Development, DuPont, USA

Dawn Rittenhouse is Director, Sustainable Develoment for the DuPont Company.

Dawn joined DuPont in 1980 and has held positions in Technical Service, Sales, Marketing, and Product Management within the Packaging and Industrial Polymers business and Crop Protection businesses.   In late 1997, she began working in the corporate organization to assist DuPont  businesses in integrating sustainability strategies into their strategy and business management processes.  She leads DuPont's efforts at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development  (WBCSD) and the United Nations Global Compact.  

In 2001 and 2002 Dawn served a co-chair of the Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI) working group that developed the SD Planner√§.   She has also co-chaired the WBCSD working groups on Energy and Climate, Innovation and Technology and Sustainability through the Market. 

She is currently sits on the Education Committee of the Delaware Nature Society and is on the Sustainability Council at Penn State's Smeal College of Business. 

Dawn has a double major in Chemistry and Economics from Duke University.

Dawn and her daughter live in Wilmington, Delaware. In her free time she loves sports photography and is a runner. 

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