Ann Blake ’85
Ann Blake is an independent consultant with over 24 years of experience finding safer alternatives to industrial chemicals in global manufacturing. Her work has included creating criteria for environmentally preferable purchasing, ecolabels and product rating systems as well as local, national and international chemicals policy reform. Current clients include the Garfield Foundation’s Cancer-Free Economy Network, the City of San Francisco’s Department of Environment, the Blue-Green Alliance, a national strategic partnership between labor unions and environmental organizations. In addition, Dr. Blake is working with the Berkeley Center for Green Chemistry advising Costco Wholesale on their chemicals management.
Ann Blake has a B.A. from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, and a Ph.D. in molecular genetics and neural development from the University of Oregon. Environmental & Public Health Consulting is proud to be a certified B Corp and a three-time B Corp Best for the Environment awardee.