This week host Dana Cowin talks to chef Andrew Carmellini about her meal at his newly opened Rec Pier in Baltimore and encourages Eater Editor in Chief Amanda Kludt to rant about unpaid restaurant jobs. Speaking Broadly’s Woman of the Week is Elizabeth Meltz. As Director of Environmental Health at the Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group, Meltz has been at the forefront of creating a sustainable restaurant kitchen. Everything from plastic straws to paper towels to Meatless Mondays come under her purview. Hear about Meltz’s trajectory from CIA grad to keeper of the environmental flame as well as suggestions on how to apply these lessons at home.

Elizabeth Meltz