Cecilia DeLoach Lynn

Cecilia DeLoach Lynn

Director, Sector Performance & Recognition, Practice Greenhealth

Cecilia leads the recently created sector performance department at Practice Greenhealth where she is working to identify performance metrics for sustainability in the healthcare sector while also creating reports, tools and resources to support members in assessing, measuring and benchmarking their sustainability performance. Cecilia authors Practice Greenhealth’s annual Sustainability Benchmark Report, oversees the Environmental Excellence Awardsand also provides support and technical assistance to a portfolio of member hospitals. Cecilia is a subject matter expert on sustainable operations in healthcare and has been guiding hospitals and health systems in the development of customized sustainability strategies for more than 18 years. She is an accomplished public speaker and trainer, and builds support and awareness for Practice Greenhealth through targeted speaking engagements, stakeholder engagement and outreach. Cecilia has a BS in Environmental Science, an MBA from the George Washington University with a focus in corporate social responsibility and healthcare administration, and is a LEED-accredited professional.

(C-1) Making the Case for Sustainability

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In today’s health care environment, it is increasingly important to align sustainability programs with a clear business case – it’s an expectation of today’s health care leaders. The development of the business case is sometimes messy and not always clear-cut. Learn from health care sustainability leaders who have waded through the muck to create meaningful […]