Ms. Linda J. Fisher was elected as a board director of Covanta Holding Corporation in December 2007 and is a member of the Audit and Nominating & Governance Committees.
Ms. Fisher formerly served as vice president and chief sustainability officer for E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company in Wilmington, Delaware. Prior to joining DuPont, Ms. Fisher served in a number of key leadership positions in government and industry including: Deputy Administrator of EPA; EPA Assistant Administrator – Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances; EPA Assistant Administrator – Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation; and Chief of Staff to the EPA Administrator. Ms. Fisher, an attorney, was also vice president of Government Affairs for Monsanto and was “Of Counsel” with the law firm, Latham & Watkins.