Liz Whiteley


Liz Whiteley
Director of Membership at 1% for the Planet

Liz is Director of Membership at 1% for the Planet, where she has the privilege of supporting and growing the 1% for the Planet network throughout the Western U.S. She supports those businesses with giving strategy, impact and messaging around their 1% commitment. Liz holds a Master's of Environmental Science and Management (MESM) from the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, University of California, Santa Barbara and spends her free time riding, running, surfing, drinking craft beer and playing with her dog. 



Sustainability Design Deep Dive 2020 Session Description

Keynote Presentation: Sustainability Through Environmental Philanthropy

At 1% for the Planet, our core purpose is to inspire commitment and action, so that our planet and future generations thrive. In this session, we'll cover what it means to be a 1% for the Planet business, how to get involved and, most importantly, how the 1% commitment can help guide businesses in any industry toward a more thoughtful, responsible approach to doing what they do. You'll learn how 1% for the Planet can be an effective tool in catalyzing change within your company, and how to help make sustainability and environmental impact key components of your corporate identity.