2019 Conference Speakers

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    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