Director, True North Sustainability
Anna-Lisa Mills is the Director of True North Sustainability. She has over 20 years’ experience in environmental management, sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). She has experience working in both in-house and consultancy roles across a range of sectors. Anna-Lisa has a proven track record in developing, implementing and leading environmental and sustainability strategies for a wide range of organisations from SMEs to large multi-national organisations.
Anna-Lisa is a Chartered Environmentalist and a full Member of IEMA. She has completed Al Gore’s training programme to become a Climate Reality Leader and is an active member of IEMA’s Climate Change and Energy Steering Group as well as IEMA’s North East Steering Group. Anna-Lisa also has strong experience in education and training and is an Associate Lecturer at Northumbria University and visiting lecturer to Sunderland University.
Anna-Lisa has a particular passion for helping organisations to calculate their carbon footprint and take action to reduce this. She has developed a course in Carbon Management and Accounting that covers the what, why and how to calculate a footprint in line with the requirements of the Greenhouse Gas Protocol as well as an online carbon calculator to help organisations with this task.