As the Corporate Sustainability Manager at Weyerhaeuser, Katie Cava works to ensure sustainability throughout Weyerhaeuser’s supply chain. Katie manages the company’s certification to sustainable forest management, procurement and chain of custody standards. As part of Weyerhaeuser’s new Sustainability Strategy, she works hand-in hand with business teams to align daily operations with sustainability outcomes. Katie engages works with all employees to better understand and share Weyerhaeuser’s sustainability story whether it is being shared with neighbors, internal teams or customers. Katie is passionate about working forests and believes strongly in their ability to contribute important solutions to some of society’s most pressing challenges.
Before joining Weyerhaeuser, Katie worked on community-based forest restoration programs at both the City of Kirkland and Forterra, a Washington-based non-profit. She holds a B.S. in Biology from Boston College and an M.B.A. from Seattle University with a focus in Sustainability.
Outside of work, Katie enjoys exploring the mountains and coastlines of the Pacific Northwest with her husband and son and attempting to grow food year-round in her backyard garden.