Sostane Portland

Jill Sughrue

Sustain NW, LLC |


Sustainability consultant and carbon coach

Green Steps Taken:

Joined The Natural Step Network, immersed self in sustainable practices, work from home

Currently Working On

Teaching realtors about green home benefits and marketing, working with City of Vancouver on sustainability policy and metrics

Surprising Successes:

Founded Sustainable Clark County networking forum in April 2007 to promote and advance sustainable practices for businesses, government, educators and individuals; which is now developing into a BALLE chapter

Giving Back:

Active volunteer with NWEI; presenter with The Climate Project trained by Al Gore with over two dozen volunteer presentations to date; subscriber and/or contributor to NRDC, UCS, Orion, E-magazine, Worldwatch; shop and promote local, organic, fair trade.