Pinal Patel

Pinal also helps lead BSR’s Healthy Business Coalition, which works with companies to promote the health of their employees, customers, and communities, and the Healthcare Working Group, which provides a forum for precompetitive collaboration on key sustainable business issues.

Prior to joining BSR, Pinal was Director of Policy and Partnerships at the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative, which focuses on the social determinants of health in the home, where she led the organization’s legislative, regulatory, and innovative financing efforts. Previously, she held roles at the Georgetown Climate Center, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (a division of the NIH), the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, the Natural Resources Defense Council, the US Environmental Protection Agency (Climate Protection Partnerships Division), and Ceres.

Pinal holds a J.D. and an M.B.A. from Georgetown University, an M.P.H. from Boston University, and a B.A. in Political Science from Emory University.