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Climate Solutionist helping academic, government, and business leaders drive the low-carbon economy and adapt to a changing world through Education, Advocacy, Adaptation, & clean energy
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is a frequent panelist, educator,
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at the intersection of climate, energy, and society.
energy policy, climate literacy, green building, clean energy, corporate sustainability, and communication skills, especially to stakeholder groups outside who are not part of the green "choir."
WATCH: National Geographic covered the work of Citizens' Climate Lobby on Years of Living Dangerously (25 min.)
Is there a solution to achieve deep
decarbonization in a way that protects consumers and our economy? YES!
More info: Citizens' Climate Lobby
Thought-leaders worldwide including major corporations, top economists and leading scientists, all know the most economically effective way to reach the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), to come into compliance with the UN Paris accord, and to reduce GHGs in a way that protects the economy is to price carbon. Over 1000 companies are doing this internally already. They're preparing for economy-wide carbon pricing and reducing risk. Oil companies are even asking for it. Why? A revenue-neutral carbon tax is considered the Holy Grail of Climate Action. Learn more with Citizens' Climate Lobby. Attend the weekly intro call. Attend a monthly meeting. Join CCL. It's free. CCL is changing the conversation on Capitol Hill.
|LEED for All: Principles of Sustainability & Green Building||a non-technical, visually-engaging two-day course on the principles of corporate sustainability and green building, including climate literacy, the Language of LEED and much more, without the rigor of an exam prep class.|
|LEED for All: Language of LEED||this abbreviated session will leave participants conversant in the language of LEED to communicate with credibility and knowledge.|
|LEED for All: exam-prep ramp-up||a deeper, credit-by-credit overview of LEED rating systems for anyone considering embarking on the path of exam preparation.|
|Communicating Corporate Sustainability Principles||Making the business case to effect change at the corporate level.|
|Speaking & Presentation Skills||Use your voice, body, and mind to effectively advocate for your position. Learn how to engage your audience and avoid Death by PowerPoint.|
|Climate Advocacy: Zero to Hero||How one overarching solution will trigger all the rest.|
|Planet over Party: Bridging the Partisan Divide on Climate||Why 'purple-power' is the only antidote to solving the climate crisis.|
Beyond the Choir
||Engaging various stakeholder groups to call for climate action, from business professionals to creation-care & evangelicals, municipal leaders, from environmental justice activists to fiscal conservatives and national security/military hawks.|
|Climate Literacy for Business Professionals||Understand the most common GHG (greenhouse gas) measurement and reporting frameworks, and the challenges and opportunities related to the acquisition, measurement, and publishing of GHG metrics. Understand the reasons why companies elect to implement internal carbon pricing.|
|Climate Reality Check for Corporates||Become conversant with climate impacts and the actions being taken in the business world related to risk mitigation. Workshop addresses potential legal implications of ignoring feduciary responsibilities related to climate risks.|
|The Economic Solution to address the Climate Crisis
(The conservative case for a carbon tax)
|Understand what "a price on carbon" means including internal carbon pricing by corporations, and fiscal benefits of municipal carbon pricing.|
|CSR Principles for Academia||Suffering from academic malpractice? (Your students might be.) Fill in the gaps and connect the dots re: corporate sustainability strategies today.|
|Vendor Effectiveness Workshop for green building professionals||Represent your company's 'green' products and services with credibility|
Intro to LEED, Climate Literacy 101, GHG accounting basics, Sea-Level Rise and Climate Literacy, CSR, ESG reporting frameworks, Design for Active Occupants, Biophilic Design, Green Building: Vendor Effectiveness Workshop..
|Custom tailor a workshop for your organization's leadership team, board of directors, professional group, or classroom.|
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