April 13, 2005

The Green Meeting Industry Council, which aims to educate the meetings industry on environmentally responsible practices, has named two new members to its board. They are Kitty Ratcliffe, executive vice president of the New Orleans Metropolitan Convention and Visitors Bureau, long an advocate of green meetings; and Suzanne Burnes, a pollution prevention specialist for the Pollution Prevention Assistance Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, who manages the Georgia Green Hotel Program.