Over the last four years, Annie has served the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute's Fashion Positive Initiative and in the last two years served as the Director. Annie launched and leads Fashion Positive's first membership collaborative, and the first collaborative of its kind, Plus, a group of brands—like H&M and Eileen Fisher—working together to create materials for circular fashion. Through her tenure as Director, Annie has collaborated with a wide-range of circular systems orchestrators, including NGO's, Certifications and Standards, brands, and designers with the goal of identifying areas of intersection and mutual benefit to accelerate circular goals.
Annie wrote Fashion Fibers: Designing for Sustainability, a resource book that showcases her deep knowledge of sustainable fibers production, use and design. Over the years, Annie has grown knowledge and passion for chemical recycling and blends separation solutions and has engaged with innovators to ensure their innovations are built for safety and circulation. As a consultant, her years of experience and high level of expertise are at your disposal.