Samantha McKeough

Samantha McKeough

Sustainability Coordinator, HealthPartners

Samantha McKeough is currently the Sustainability Coordinator at HealthPartners, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Samantha has worked within HealthPartners’ award winning Sustainability program for over three years. In this role, she works to identify environmental and financial opportunities, reduce waste and mitigate the organization’s environmental footprint in order to fulfill its’ mission “to improve health and well-being in partnership with our patients, members, and the community.” She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Madison, where she earned a degree in Environmental Studies as well as a degree is International Studies. She is an active participant in several professional workgroups and is a board member for the Women’s Environmental Network.

B8 – Local More Than Locale: Purchasing from Community-based and Diverse Suppliers

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Join Practice Greenhealth Food Circle of Excellence award winners and sustainable food purchasing leader in exploring procurement best practices that integrate local and sustainable criteria with geography, ownership, size and diversity considerations. The local (farm and food business) relationships these hospitals have built not only strengthen the regional food economy but also offer workforce development, […]

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