Lana Coppolino Suarez

Acting Chief, Chemicals Management Branch, Sustainable Management of Food, EPA

Lana is currently acting as lead for Sustainable Management of Food, under the Sustainable Materials Management Program at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Lana joined the agency in 2004 and previous to her present position, she supported federal agencies meet sustainability goals, coordinated federal partnerships for urban waters, assisted a program office director and reviewed pesticide labels.

She served as an environmental education volunteer from 2000 – 2003 with the Peace Corps in Nicaragua.  She attended the University of Michigan, School of Natural Resources & Environment and has a BS in Environmental Policy and Behavior.