Troy Virgo is director of sustainability for global flooring manufacturer and supplier Shaw Industries Inc., headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, USA. Troy helps drive sustainability efforts across Shaw, with an emphasis on material chemistry and the creation of safe and healthy products. Troy also leads Shaw’s external engagements and partnerships on key sustainability topics in the residential retail, single family, and multifamily business channels.
Troy is a member of the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Institute’s Certification Standards Body and serves on several flooring trade association committees. He is also a member of The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) Materials Concept Advisory.
Troy has a B.Sc. in Environmental Science from Auburn University. Prior to attending college, Troy served as a Marine Engineer in the British Army.