Rachel Fineberg Sylvan

Director, Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility


Rachel Fineberg Sylvan is a driven, experienced, and collaborative sustainability leader with 15 years of experience bridging business and environmental interests. She specializes in integrating sustainability into core business culture and functions across complex organizations. Most recently she was the Director of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability at U.S. Foodservice. At U.S. Foodservice, the second largest foodservice distributor in the country, she worked with leaders throughout the company and with external stakeholders in developing and implementing a broad strategy for improving environmental performance. She has also led corporate responsibility and sustainability projects for Volvo Car Corporation, for the petroleum shipping industry, and for an international development consulting firm. She currently lives in a certified green building in Silver Spring, MD.