BS, University of Maryland, Environmental Science and Policy, 2001
Jake Vandevort manages consortia, including the Ethylene Oxide Sterilization Association, Inc., Titanium Dioxide Stewardship Council, Titanium Dioxide Stewardship Council’s Nano Work Group, and Ethyleneamines Product Stewardship Discussion Group.
In his role as manager, Mr. Vandevort's responsibilities focus on chemical product stewardship and the safe use of products for industry consortia. He prepares industry communications and performs various administrative duties and website maintenance. He is respected for his responsiveness to member needs and provides a consistent platform and communication hub for all his client members.
Besides administrative and management services, Mr. Vandevort provides a variety of important services for consortia clients. He helps develop and expand product stewardship and advocacy programs, develops and conducts communications outreach to government entities, and is a proven asset in facilitating membership retention and growth. He also manages conference calls, meetings, and other events, and monitors state and federal regulations with the goal of identifying opportunities and need for industry response.