Debbie Kalish, Program Manager; Ingersoll-Rand PLC
Debbie Kalish creates and manages product Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) processes for the enterprise. She manages programs for Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), sustainability training for product teams, behavior based sustainability projects and has built strategic partnerships. She is involved in managing projects to track Ingersoll Rand's progress on lowering product impacts and supports other projects related to advocacy and codes and standards. Kalish also supports the Ingersoll Rand new product development process, through ownership and management of the Design for Sustainability module.
Kalish began her career with Ingersoll Rand in 2006, working in project and program management. She has been program manager of the 2014 Climate Commitment Announcement, Top Line Margin Expansion (TLME) initiative, the Trane IT Integration team, Transition Service Agreements for construction divestitures, and served as key support for IT Core Systems.
She is Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified, has memberships in the Project Management Institute and the American Center for Life Cycle Assessment (ACLCA). She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in communications and public relations from Appalachian State University.