2018 Conference Speakers

The CLC features speakers from government and business who are shaping the carbon and energy agenda and defining best practice.


Gina McCarthy
Gina McCarthy
Former Administrator
U.S. EPA



Bill Ritter
Director
Director, Center for the New Energy Economy



Dr. Katharine Hayhoe
Director of the Climate Science Center
Texas Tech University



John Hickenlooper
Governor of Colorado



Kim Jordan
Co-founder and Executive Chair
New Belgium Brewing



Mayor Michael Hancock
Michael Hancock
Mayor
City of Denver


Stéphane Lessard
Stéphane Lessard
Consul General of Canada in Denver


Jenny Heeter
Jenny Heeter
Senior Energy Analyst
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)


Anne Smart
Anne Smart
Vice President of Public Policy for North America
ChargePoint


Jeannie Renné Malone
Jeannie Renné-Malone
Vice President, Sustainability
Prologis



David Hayes
David Hayes
Director
State Energy & Environmental Impact Center at NYU School of Law


Gerry Anderson
Gerald Anderson
Chairman & CEO
DTE Energy



Joby Carlson
Director, Energy and Operations Sustainability
Walmart


Matthew Rodriquez
Matthew Rodriquez
Secretary
California Environmental Protection Agency


Beth Chacon
Beth Chacon
Grid Storage & Emerging Technologies
Xcel Energy



Dr. Martin Keller
Dr. Martin Keller
Director
National Renewable Energy Laboratory


Dirk Forrester
Dirk Forrister
President and CEO
International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)


Dan Firger
Dan Firger
Environment Program
Bloomberg Philanthropies



Wayne Balta
VP for Corporate Environmental Affairs and Product Safety
IBM



David Eves
President
Xcel Energy Colorado



Jerry Tinianow
Jerry Tinianow
Chief Sustainability Officer
Office of the Mayor, City and County of Denver



Martha Rudolph
Director of Environmental Programs
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment


Patrick Browne
Patrick Browne
Director of Global Sustainability
UPS



Kevin Bryan
Senior Policy Director
Keystone Policy Center



Jeff Thompson, MD
CEO Emeritus
Gundersen Health Systems



Roel Hammerschlag
Carl Pope
Principal Advisor
Inside Straight Strategies


Bob Perciasepe
Bob Perciasepe
President
C2ES


Alex Carr
Alex Carr
Director of Special Projects
The Climate Registry


Bob Keefe
Bob Keefe
Executive Director
Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2)


Amy Bailey
Amy Bailey
Director, Sustainability and Engagement
C2ES



Michael S. Regan
Michael S. Regan
Secretary of Department of Environmental Quality
State of North Carolina



Dale Sands
Independent Consultant
International



Claire Bonham-Carter
Director of Sustainable Development Design Planning
AECOM



Jon Utech
Senior Director of the Office for a Healthy Environment
Cleveland Clinic



Wendy Moser
Commissioner
Colorado PUC



Craig Zamuda
Craig Zamuda
Senior Policy Advisor
U.S. Department of Energy



Meg Arnold
Managing Director
Valley Vision


Vince Digneo
Vince Digneo
Sustainability Strategist, Corporate Responsibility
Adobe



Leo Raudys
Adjunct Faculty
University of Minnesota



Stephen Harper
Global Director Environment, Energy and Sustainability Policy
Intel




Stephen Bernard
Sr. Manager, Supply Chain Sustainability
AT&T



Ashley Allen
Climate and Land Senior Manager
Mars



Marisa Buchanan
Executive Director, Sustainable Finance
JPMorgan Chase & Co.



Elizabeth Beardsley
Senior Policy Council
U.S. Green Building Council



Greg Guibert
Chief Resilience Officer
City of Boulder



Tim Juliani
Tim Juliani
Director of Corporate Engagement & Sustainability
Edison Energy


Thomas Herrod
Thomas Herrod
Climate Program Lead
City & County of Denver Dept. of Public Health & Environment


Saskia Feast
Saskia Feast
VP Western Region
Natural Capital Partners


Bill Prindle
Bill Prindle
Vice President
ICF


Kraig Westerbeek
Kraig Westerbeek
Sr. Director
Smithfield Renewables




Antonia Graham
Energy & Sustainability Manager
City of Huntington Beach


Vicki Bennett
Vicki Bennett
Sustainability Director
Salt Lake City



Ben Grumbles
Secretary
Maryland Department of the Environment


Erin Augustine
Erin Augustine
Senior Sustainability Manager
Kellogg Company


Avi Garbow
Avi Garbow
Partner
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher



David Wei
David Wei
Director, Climate
BSR


Morry Markowitz
Morry Markowitz
President
Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association


Adam Freed
Adam Freed
Principal, Sustainability
Bloomberg Associates


Kit Batten
Kit Batten
Corporate Sustainability, Climate Resilience Chief
Pacific Gas and Electric Company


David Eichberg
David Eichberg
Global Initiatives Lead, Sustainability and Social Innovation
HP Inc.



Britta Gross
Britta Gross
Director, Advanced Vehicle Commercialization Policy
General Motors



Lisa Grice
Managing Partner
Anthesis Group


Ann McCabe
Ann McCabe
Interim Executive Director
The Climate Registry


Parina Parikh
Parina Parikh
Clean Transportation Business Development Manager
San Diego Gas & Electric


Malcolm Fawcett
Malcolm Fawcett
Director, Climate Change
Conoco-Phillips



Rick Saines
Rick Saines
Partner
Baker McKenzie


Reed Schuler
Reed Schuler
Senior Policy Advisor for Climate and Sustainability
For Governor Jay Inslee


Dr. Atyia Martin
Dr. Atyia Martin
CEO
All Aces, Inc


Anna Stephens
Anna Stephens
Project Consultant
WSP


Curtis Ravenel
Curtis Ravenel
Global Head, Sustainable Business and Finance
Bloomberg



David Kang
David Kang
Vice Chancellor for Infrastructure and Sustainabillity and Chief Facilities Officer
University of Colorado Boulder


Danielle Azoulay
Danielle Azoulay
Head of CSR & Sustainability
L’Oreal USA


Jay Harf
Jay Harf
Vice President Environment, Health, Safety, and Sustainability
‎L'Oreal Operations Americas Zone


Janet Peace
Janet Peace
Senior Vice President, Policy and Business Strategy
C2ES


Mustafa Santiago Ali
Mustafa Santiago Ali
Senior Vice President of Climate, Environmental Justice & Community Revitalization
Hip Hop Caucus



Beth Wytiaz
Beth Wytiaz
SVP, Environmental Operations Manager
Bank of America


Leigh Paterson
Leigh Paterson
Reporter
Inside Energy


Sandy Taft
Sandy Taft
Director Environmental & Sustainability Policy
National Grid


Davida Heller
Davida Heller
Vice President of Corporate Sustainability
Citigroup


Stewart Van Horn
Stewart Van Horn
Director of Global Sustainability
Kimberly-Clark Corporation



Aura Vasquez
Aura Vasquez
Commissioner
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power


Roel Hammershlag
Roel Hammerschlag
Principal
Hammerschlag & Co. LLC





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