NRS Members Spotlight

Enid Cardinal

Enid Cardinal
Recipients of the 20th annual Rochester Business Journal Forty Under 40 awards

We are proud to announce that one of our own here at RIT and a proud NRS member has been selected as one of the Rochester Business Journal's Forty under 40. 

The honorees are professionals younger than 40 who demonstrate leadership in the workplace and in the community. 

RIT appointed Enid Cardinal senior sustainability advisor for the university in 2011. Cardinal is a LEED-accredited professional with a background in socially responsible investing and environmental policy. 

Cardinal previously served as director of the Office of Sustainability at Illinois State University. She worked to infuse a culture of sustainability at ISU that included a reduction of office paper use, waste reduction and food scrap composting in dining services, installation of permeable parking surfaces, ride sharing and an assessment of hand-drying options. Prior to ISU, she held positions as an independent consultant, social analyst and a project controller. A native of Baldwinsville, N.Y., Cardinal earned a master¹s degree in environmental policy from Bard College and a bachelor¹s degree in biology and history from Binghamton University.