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Senior Business Development Manager, Waste Management

Anita Kedia


Anita Kedia, LEED AP, is a Senior Business Development Manager with over ten years of experience in real estate development and sustainable business management solutions. She is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), Women in Green, and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).

Since joining Waste Management in 2009, Anita helped launch the Midwest office for Waste Management Sustainability Services focusing on developing zero waste strategies, sustainable supply chain, and environmental efficiency programs for numerous Fortune 500 companies. Her previous work experience includes developing LEED Certified retail complexes, consulting on green building solutions, and creating energy management strategies for commercial properties.

Anita has a B.A. in Religious Studies, is LEED-accredited professional, LEAN Six Sigma Green Belt, and is fluent in Spanish and Hindi. In 2012, she served on the prestigious Department of Homeland Security Advisory Council Sustainability and Efficiency Task Force, reporting to Secretary Janet Napolitano.