Sandra Altamero-Downing recently returned to her hometown Chicago after about 25 years abroad, most recently in Sydney, Australia. She ran a management consulting practice in Sydney, with expertise in corporate strategy, feasibility studies, and returns analyses. She has earned degrees from the University of Chicago, the University of London, and The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Sandra is passionate about embracing vegan principles in all areas of life, particularly bridging the gap between being vegan and working in the traditional corporate environment. She enjoys practicing yoga, veganising dishes and advocating animal and social rights.