Amy Hall, Director, Social Consciousness, Eileen Fisher Inc. discusses how the abroad sourcing business can serve as a movement that benefits ecology and social consciousness.
As Director of Social Consciousness and a member of the Leadership Forum for women’s clothing designer Eileen Fisher, Amy Hall supports the company’s efforts to practice business responsibly.
In her role, Ms. Hall guides the company’s human rights work in its supply chain, supports women and girls through strategic partnerships, and ensures a growing commitment to environmental sustainability in product and practice. Ms. Hall also co-leads the company’s people and culture area, together with leaders of the Human Resources, Leadership Learning & Development, and Internal Communications teams.
Ms. Hall came to Eileen Fisher Inc. 19 years ago following a fundraising career with various Asian-American cultural, educational, and social service organizations in New York City. Her educational background includes a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University, an M.A. from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a sustainable M.B.A. from Green Mountain College.
She currently serves on the advisory board of Social Accountability International and the board of the Greyston Foundation. In 2011, Ms. Hall rode from New York City to Washington, D.C., on her newly built bamboo bike as part of the Brita Climate Ride.