Sustainability &
Health Advisory Council

Our Sustainability & Health Advisory Council (SHAC) is an independent board of subject matter experts, across agriculture, health, sustainability, and global nutrition who were convened to help Perfect Day maximize our vision of building a more equitable, resilient, and diverse food system for everyone. We’re proud to include the perspective of the generation who will be most affected by our climate future is critical for our Council with our Gen Z Panel Members.  

Council Members

Okezue Bell

Creator, ideator, changemaker, biotech and AI developer

"Young people will be most affected by the climate decisions we make now. I am proud to be a part of the more sustainable future Perfect Day is building, and to bring the next generation's perspective to this important work."

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Okezue Bell

Creator, Ideator, Changemaker, Biotech and AI Developer

Sriya Chintalapalli

Director, Temasek

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Sriya Chintalapalli

Machine Learning, Extended Reality, and Brain Computer Interface Developer

Leonardo DiCaprio

Investor, Horizons Ventures

"A full-fledged response to climate change must bring innovation to all aspects of our daily lives – including to the foods we consume. Perfect Day’s forward-looking vision offers a new model for reducing the impact that our diets have on the planet. I’m pleased to be part of their advisory council and work together to support our shared urgent environmental mission."

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Leonardo DiCaprio

Academy Award® Winning Actor and Environmental Activist

Sayyida Rania Hashim

Investor, Horizons Ventures

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Sayyida Rania Hashim

Student, Innovator, Food System Disruptor

Katherine Kreis

Chief Executive Officer and President of Hilmar Cheese Company

"High quality protein is important for linear growth and a cornerstone for physical and cognitive development across the globe. More sustainable food production methods will benefit both human health and our shared future on this planet. I am eager to participate on this council."

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Katherine Kreis

Country Director, Peace Corps Eswatini; Formerly Director Of Strategic Initiatives & Lead For Nutrition Innovation at PATH

Dariush Mozaffarian

Investor, Horizons Ventures

"We need to scale innovative solutions that address global nutrition inequities and health challenges across our food system. I hope this Council will help guide the company’s work to contribute to a global food system that is more nutritious, equitable, and sustainable."

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Dariush Mozaffarian

Professor at the Friedman School Of Nutrition Science & Policy at Tufts University

Danielle Nierenberg

Chief Executive Officer and President of Hilmar Cheese Company

"Perfect Day’s vision of a more equitable, resilient, and diverse food system is completely aligned with my work and passion. Joining this Council is a way for me to advise and push them towards this vision, while sharing diverse perspectives from some of the best minds in health and sustainability to generate new ideas in food innovation."

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Danielle Nierenberg

President Of Food Tank

Sofia Sanchez

Investor, Horizons Ventures

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Sofia Sanchez

Communicator, Biotech and Sustainability Innovator

Mary Shelman

Investor, Horizons Ventures

"Perfect Day’s technology presents a critical solution that extends well beyond the dairy aisle. I’m excited to join their Sustainability & Health Advisory Council to take meaningful steps towards a holistically stronger agriculture and food systems. I can’t wait to get started."

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Mary Shelman

Former Head Harvard Business School Agribusiness Program and Renowned Agtech Expert

David Stukus

Director, Temasek

"I’m excited to partner with Perfect Day and strongly support their commitment to helping novel foods fit into the lives of healthy families. Food allergy awareness starts with the companies who produce allergen containing foods stepping up to the plate the way Perfect Day already has with their transparent, consumer-forward approach. I’m looking forward to guiding them on how to better educate consumers, especially those with food allergies, on their innovative products."

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David Stukus

Pediatric Allergist/ Immunologist, Researcher, and Patient Advocate

Ann M Veneman

Investor, Horizons Ventures

"Feeding our growing world population requires technology and products that are healthy, nutritious and sustainable. I look forward to working with Perfect Day on solutions to address these intersecting issues."

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Ann M Veneman

Former US Secretary Of Agriculture and UNICEF Executive Director

Gen Z Panel

The perspective of the generation who will be most affected by our climate future is critical for our Council. The input of these young innovators pushes us to have the most significant impact on the tomorrow they will lead.

Okezue Bell, USA

Creator, ideator, changemaker, biotech and AI developer

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Okezue Bell

Creator, ideator, changemaker, biotech and AI developer

Sayyida Rania Hashim, India

Student, innovator, food system disruptor

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Sayyida Rania Hashim, India

Student, innovator, food system disruptor

Sofia Sanchez, Mexico

Communicator, biotech and sustainability innovator

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Sofia Sanchez, Mexico

Communicator, biotech and sustainability innovator

Sriya Chintalapalli, India

Machine learning, extended reality, and brain computer interface developer

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Sriya Chintalapalli, India

Machine learning, extended reality, and brain computer interface developer

The Council’s Work

The Council is charged with three important goals:

Advisory

Advising Perfect Day on its roadmap to tackle the most significant food and environmental issues with the greatest impact

Diverse Perspectives

Providing diverse perspectives to help Perfect Day with challenges at the intersection of health, agriculture, sustainability, food, and technology

Accountability

Holding Perfect Day accountable to ensuring business and global impact go hand-in-hand

Our Impact

Perfect Day reduces greenhouse gas emissions by at least 85% and up to 97%, compared to conventional production methods.