2019 Conference Speakers

Thank you to our 2019 speakers.
Larry Hogan

Larry Hogan

Governor
State of Maryland

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh

Catherine E. Pugh

Mayor
City of Baltimore

Chris Crane

Chris Crane

President and CEO
Exelon Corporation

Diane Regas

Diane Regas

President and CEO
The Trust for Public Land

Jerry Taylor

Jerry Taylor

President
Niskanen Center


Carl Pope

Carl Pope

Vice Chairman
America's Pledge

Amy Harder

Amy Harder

Energy Reporter
Axios

Paul Tonko

Paul D. Tonko

20th District of New York
U.S. House of Representatives

Katherine Hamilton

Katherine Hamilton

Chair
38 North Solutions

Jigar Shah

Jigar Shah

President and Co-Founder
Generate Capital


Bernadette Woods Placky

Bernadette Woods Placky

Chief Meteorologist, Climate Matters Director
Climate Central

John Racanelli

John Racanelli

President and Chief Executive Officer
National Aquarium

Monica Trauzzi

Monica Trauzzi

Senior Director, External Communications
Nuclear Energy Institute

Edan Dionne

Edan Dionne

Vice President, Corporate Environmental Affairs
IBM

Dr. Georges Benjamin

Georges Benjamin

Executive Director
American Public Health Association


Michelle Romero

Michelle Romero

National Director
Green For All

Ben Grumbles

Ben Grumbles

Secretary
Maryland Department of the Environment

Frank Sesno

Frank Sesno

Director
George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs

Marsha Wills-Karp

Marsha Wills-Karp

Anna M. Baetjer Professor of Environmental Health and Chair
Johns Hopkins University

William C. Baker

Will Baker

President and CEO
Chesapeake Bay Foundation


Alex Liftman

Alex Liftman

Global Environmental Executive
Bank of America

David Hayes

David Hayes

Executive Director
State Energy & Environmental Impact Center, NYU School of Law

Bob Perciasepe

Bob Perciasepe

President
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Ann McCabe

Ann McCabe

Interim Executive Director
The Climate Registry

Jean-Christophe Flatin

Jean-Christophe Flatin

President of Innovation, Science, Technology & Mars Edge
Mars Incorporated


Danielle Azoulay

Danielle Azoulay

Head of CSR and Sustainability
L'Oréal USA

Scott Tew

Scott Tew

Executive Director, Center for Energy Efficiency & Sustainability
Ingersoll Rand

Vicki Arroyo

Vicki Arroyo

Executive Director
Georgetown Climate Center

Rich Brown

Rich Brown

Senior Vice President, Environmental Program Director, Global Environmental Group
Bank of America

Abigail Ross Hopper

Abigail Ross Hopper

President and CEO
Solar Energy Industries Association


Linda Coady

Linda Coady

Co-Chair
Canada’s Generation Energy Council

Elliot Diringer

Elliot Diringer

Executive Vice President
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Cathy Woollums

Cathy Woollums

Senior Vice President, Chief Sustainability Officer
Berkshire Hathaway Energy

Doug Huxley

Doug Huxley

Climate Change Practice Leader
CH2M, now Jacobs

Lisa Shpritz

Lisa Shpritz

Senior Vice President, Environmental Business & Engagement Executive
Bank of America


Kevin Rabinovitch

Kevin Rabinovitch

Global VP Sustainability
Mars Inc.

Noora Singh

Noora Singh

Director of Sustainability
PepsiCo, Inc.

Selwin Hart

Selwin Hart

Executive Director for the Caribbean Constituency
Inter-American Development Bank

Janet Peace

Janet Peace

Senior Vice President, Policy and Business Strategy
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Nancy Sutley

Nancy Sutley

Chief Sustainability Officer
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power


Roger Sorkin

Roger Sorkin

Executive Director
American Resilience Project

Susanne Torriente

Susanne Torriente

Assistant City Manager and Chief Resiliency Officer
City of Miami Beach

Josh Saks

Josh Saks

Deputy Secretary of Natural Resources
Commonwealth of Virginia

Sushma Masemore

Sushma Masemore

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environment, State Energy Director
North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality

Doug Melnick

Doug Melnick

Chief Sustainability Officer
City of San Antonio


Lisa McNeilly

Lisa McNeilly

Director of Sustainability
City of Baltimore

Julia Rockwell

Julia Rockwell

Manager, Climate Change Adaptation Program
Philadelphia Water Department

Kristin Baja

Kristin Baja

Climate Resilience Officer
Urban Sustainability Directors Network

Mark Allen

Mark Allen

President and Chairman
Algae Biomass Organization

Roian Atwood

Roian Atwood

Director of Sustainability
Lee and Wrangler


Chris Adamo

Chris Adamo

Vice President Federal and Industry Affairs
Danone North America

Joe Berg

Joe Berg

Senior Restoration Ecologist
Biohabitats

Joyce Coffee

Joyce Coffee

President
Climate Resilience Consulting

Jeffrey Bobeck

Jeff Bobeck

Director, Energy Policy Engagement
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Carla Frisch

Carla Frisch

Principal
Rocky Mountain Institute


Bill Brady

Bill Brady

Vice President, Corporate Environmental Strategy
Exelon

Chris Bruno

Chris Bruno

Project Consultant, Sustainability, Energy and Climate Change
WSP

Sandra Genee

Sandra Genee

Director of Business Development
Gold Standard Foundation

Jason Clark

Jason Clark

Partner & VP
Ballast Research

Judi Greenwald

Judi Greenwald

Principal
Greenwald Consulting, LLC


Geoffrey Danker

Geoffrey Danker

Policy and Environmental Strategy Manager
Sempra

Tom Dower

Tom Dower

Senior Director, Government Relations
ArcelorMittal

Jessica Hogle

Jessica Hogle

Senior Director, Federal Affairs
PG&E Corporation

Jeff Erikson

Jeff Erikson

General Manager, Client Engagement
Global CCS Institute

Lisa Jacobson

Lisa Jacobson

President
Business Council for Sustainable Energy


Marcius Extavour

Marcius Extavour

Executive Director, Prize Operations, Energy & Resources
Carbon XPRIZE

Yoon Kim

Yoon Kim

Director of Advisory Services
Four Twenty Seven

Michael Flood

Michael Flood

National Resiliency Lead
WSP

Ryan Harty

Ryan Harty

Environmental Market Development Manager
American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Sarah King

Sarah King

Sustainability Director
Skanska


Scott Hassell

Scott Hassell

Director, Environmental Sustainability
Fifth Third Bank

Ramé Hemstreet

Ramé Hemstreet

Vice President of Operations and Chief Sustainable Resources Officer
Kaiser Permanente

Jennivine Kwan

Jennivine Kwan

Vice President, Sustainability Strategy Consultant Corporate Properties Group
Wells Fargo

Mark Huston

Mark Huston

President of Retail Energy Business
Constellation

Melissa Lavinson

Melissa Lavinson

Senior Vice President, Government External Affairs
Pepco


Yui Kamikawa

Yui Kamikawa

Senior manager, Public Policy, Environmental Sustainability and Social Impact
Coca-Cola

Robert Kay

Robert Kay

Principal, Climate Change
ICF

Wayne Killen

Wayne Killen

Director of Infrastructure Planning & Business Development
Electrify America

Lisa Manley

Lisa Manley

Senior Director, Sustainability Engagement & Partnerships
Mars Incorporated

Eric McCarthy

Eric McCarthy

Senior Vice President, Government Relations, Public Policy and Legal Affairs
Proterra


Nancy Meyer

Nancy Meyer

Director of Business Engagement
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Victoria Mills

Victoria Mills

Managing Director
EDF+Business

Katie Miller

Katie Miller

Principal Consultant, Founder
Adaptive Futures, LLC

Rawlings Miller

Rawlings Miller

PhD, Climate Scientist/Risk Lead
WSP

George Minter

George Minter

Regional Vice President for External Affairs and Environmental Strategy
SoCalGas


Michael Mondshine

Michael Mondshine

Director, Sustinability, Energy, and Climate Change
WSP

Chelsea Mozen

Chelsea Mozen

Sustainability Lead
Etsy

Shaun O'Rourke

Shaun O'Rourke

Director of Stormwater and Resilience
Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank

Anna Pavlova

Anna Pavlova

Vice President, Government Relations
Schneider Electric North America

Margaret Peloso
Margaret Peloso
Partner
Vinson & Elkins, LLP


Dave Rebeiro

Dave Ribeiro

Senior Researcher
American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy

Allie Reilly

Allie Reilly

Social/Equity Associate
WSP

Danny Richter

Danny Richter

VP of Government Affairs
Citizens Climate Lobby

Andrea Romano

Andrea Romano

Associate Director, Energy
Navigant

Bill Schleizer

Bill Schleizer

CEO
Delta Institute


Jonathan Shopley

Jonathan Shopley

Managing Director
Natural Capital Partners

Andria N. Smith

Andria N. Smith

Sustainability Program Manager
UPS

Dan Sobrinski

Dan Sobrinski

Vice President, Sustainability, Energy and Climate
WSP

Mark Way

Mark Way

Global Coastal Risk & Resilience Director
The Nature Conservancy

Dan Welch

Dan Welch

Project Manager
CALSTART


Melissa Vernon

Melissa Vernon

Director of Client Engagement
Natural Capital Partners