Cassie Bartholomew, Program Manager, StopWaste

Cassie Bartholomew is a Program Manager at StopWaste, a public agency located in Oakland, CA that helps Alameda County businesses, residents and schools waste less, recycle more and use water, energy, and other resources efficiently.  She leads the agency’s Food Waste Prevention and Food Rescue initiatives working with food service businesses, K-12 schools and other institutions to reduce food waste through source reduction, food donation and composting.  Cassie has over 19 years of professional experience developing, implementing and evaluating programs in the nonprofit and public sectors.  Cassie received her bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies from the UC, Santa Cruz and holds a Masters in Teaching from University of San Francisco.