Judy Panayos, Senior Director, Sustainability, Supply Management; Sodexo SA
Judy Panayos is the Senior Director of Sustainability in Supply Management at Sodexo with responsibilities for sustainability and corporate responsibility in supply. Judy works to incorporate internal and client goals for sustainability and corporate responsibility into sourcing strategies including local sourcing, sustainable products, responsible supply chain practices, sustainability innovation and circular economy. Previously, Judy worked in medical device manufacturing at Becton Dickinson (BD) where she had oversight of various supplier programs including Sustainable Procurement, Supplier Diversity, Supplier Risk, Supplier Quality Management, and Supplier Recognition. Prior to BD, Judy held key roles in performing arts logistics management, including multi-stakeholder urban renewal projects. Judy holds a Steering Board position with the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative (GSSI) and is on the Strategic Advisory Council for Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC). She has a Corporate Responsibility certificate and M.B.A. from Rutgers University and a B.F.A. from New York University.