Director, Sustainability | LKQ Corporation
Vice President, LKQ Community Foundation
Sandy Pierantoni (PEER-an-TONY) is a Director of Sustainability at LKQ Corporation and the Vice President of the LKQ Community Foundation, where she has been employed since 2021. For over 25 years, Sandy has been a leading contributor to the Corporate Social Responsibility and ESG space at Fortune 500 companies. In her role at LKQ, she leads the strategic direction, development, and execution of LKQ’s sustainability programs, partnering with cross-functional groups to ensure effective communication and results of sustainability programs and initiatives to internal and external parties. Additionally, she oversees and manages LKQ’s social impact programs, strategy, budget and grants management through the LKQ Community Foundation, ensuring these programs align and support their company’s mission.
Prior to LKQ, Sandy was with CDW, a global $20B+ information technology services and solutions provider, where she developed and led the company’s corporate social responsibility programs for nearly 25 years.
Sandy graduated Summa Cum Laude from DeVry University with a Bachelor of Science in Technical Management, Sales and Marketing. She also holds an Associate degree in Marketing from William Rainey Harper College and a Sustainable Business Strategy Certification through Harvard Business School.
Since 2006 she has been an active member of the Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP) which helps advance the fields of ESG and CSR professionals and was elected to their Board of Directors in January 2023.
Sandy grew up in the Chicagoland area and resides in the northern Chicago suburb of Volo with her husband, daughter, and rescued pets.