Conference Speakers

Keila Hand Keila Hand

Manager, Forest Sector Engagement
World Wildlife Fund

Keila manages WWF US’s Global Forest & Trade Network-North America (GFTN-NA) engagements with Fortune 500 forestry companies. In her role, Keila advises leading North American companies, as they develop and implement responsible wood and fiber procurement strategies. She works with companies to help them understand the environmental and social footprint of forest and agriculture commodities and builds partnerships with suppliers and manufacturers globally. Keila also serves as an expert on clean production aspects of manufacturing, including energy, climate, water, emissions and waste. Keila has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Lutheran University in Brazil, and a Masters of Environmental Management as a Fulbright Scholar from the Duke University School of Environment. She also earned a Post-Graduate degree in Environmental Engineering from the State University of Campinas in Brazil.