Lindsay James is the vice president of restorative enterprise for Interface, the global sustainability leader and the world's largest manufacturer of commercial carpet tile. She is a Certified Biomimicry Professional and serves as the biomimicry expert for Interface, where she expands its thought leadership and sustainability vision, aligns the company's initiatives with this vision, and creates opportunities to engage Interface associates in the sustainability journey. She works to integrate biomimicry into Interface's sustainability vision and actions and discover a path for business to become restorative. Lindsay is a columnist for GreenBiz. Her Twitter handle is CLindsayJames.
Lindsay is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, with an MBA in Sustainable Enterprise from the Kenan-Flagler Business School. She recently completed the Biomimicry Professional Certificate Program, a master’s level educational program facilitated by the Biomimicry 3.8 Institute. She also attended UNC-Chapel Hill for her undergraduate degree, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BA in both Economics and Biology. Lindsay’s professional experience includes economic consulting with Analysis Group and environmental economics research with RTI International.