Sandra Banks, Chair of Stewardship Ontario, has announced on behalf of the Board of Directors that the organization is retaining Gemma Zecchini to serve as Interim CEO of Stewardship Ontario, effective November 17.
According to the announcement, Zecchini — who was former Chair of Waste Diversion Ontario — is currently “transitioning out of her role as Senior Vice President, Public Policy at Food and Consumer Products of Canada and has resigned from her secondment with [Corporations Sharing Responsibility] CSR.”
“Our arrangement includes a process to manage and avoid any potential conflict of interest,” the announcement states.
“Gemma’s experience with government relations and public-private partnerships is well-known and highly regarded. Most recently, she served as Chair of Waste Diversion Ontario until she resigned this fall,” Banks writes.
Ms. Zecchini can be contacted through her Executive Assistant as per below:
Executive Assistant to Gemma Zecchini