Lisa Diegel is currently the Director of Global Sustainability at Faherty Brand, based in NYC. She is responsible for building strategy and leading the initiatives to fulfill the brand’s impact objectives. Lisa is an experienced professional with a demonstrated history in design, raw materials, production, compliance and sustainability. She has worked for brands such as Aritzia, Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs (LVMH) and Supreme (VF Corporation). Lisa is originally from Canada and of First Nations heritage (a citizen of the Nisga’a Nation). She grew up in British Columbia surrounded by talk of land, trees, water and the importance of respecting and preserving culture and the environment . She loves design and textiles but believes the impact of the industry on people and planet is too great and we must all do better.