Stephanie Connolly

Manager, Textiles & Apparel

As manager of Textiles & Apparel, Stephanie engages with leading brands and retailers, as well as global suppliers and manufacturers to drive uptake of safe, circular and responsibly made materials and products in the fashion industry. In her role, she also guides the Institute’s effort on developing an impact assessment framework to measure the positive environmental and social impact of Cradle to Cradle Certified products across sectors. 

Prior to her work at the Institute, Stephanie was a technology consultant, business analyst and product manager. She is passionate about enabling technologies that promote recovery and reuse to keep resources cycling at their highest value and most environmentally performant pathway.

Stephanie is currently pursuing her MBA in Sustainable Business with a circular value chain concentration at Bard College and holds a BA in Political Science from Drew University.