Jessy Servi Ortiz is the Managing Director of the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council (WSBC), whose mission is to advance sustainable principles and practices forward through the power of business. Jessy oversees WSBC’s programs and events that support businesses in integrating sustainability and improving business outcomes.
Jessy has been in working in sustainability for over a decade. Growing up in a family of entrepreneurs, business was the dialect and became her path to leveraging change. With a diverse background in design and project management, business and systems thinking, and regenerative agriculture she earned her MBA in 2013 from Alverno College with a focus on sustainable business management.
Jessy is a co-founder and co-chair of the (Wisconsin) Women in Sustainability group, a network of professionals working to advance social and environmental sustainability while fostering collaboration and inclusivity. She also serves as an advisor to the UW Sustainable Management Program through UW Extended Campus. She is a fellow from New Leaders Council inaugural class in Madison in 2014 and she holds certificates in Lean Process, Professional Coaching, Permaculture and Regenerative Design.