Full Name
Steve Lyons
Job Title
Director, Strategic Environmental Analysis
Speaker Bio
Steve Lyons is the Director of Strategic Environmental Analysis (SEA) for PET recycling and sustainability efforts. Steve also leads the “single client study” projects where the SBAcci team combines their diverse skill sets to collaborate on solutions to challenging PET industry dynamics. Whether SEA or Single Client Studies, he is recognized for identifying “what matters” and providing actionable solutions to complicated questions. He describes his work simply as: Define, Learn, Analyze, and Teach…all with a singular focus on helping his clients reach their objectives. He has an extensive background in both PET and copolyesters, including 32 years with Eastman in a combination of sales, marketing, business development, communications, and technical assignments. He completed his career with Eastman as Global Key Account Executive for copolyesters and also with responsibility for their North America sales of PET.

Steve married Cyndi 36 years ago and they have two sons, one daughter….and one grandson. In early 2021, he helped found Harmony Church Missions in Kingsport. HCM is a church supported ministry that partners with local agencies to provide free dental, vision, and medical care to those in need.
Steve Lyons