EEP (formerly REP) Alumni

Graduates of the Environmental Economics & Policy program enter a diverse array of careers including positions in government, NGOs and the business sector. Many serve as consultants in both the public and private sectors. 

The Nicholas School’s dedicated Career & Professional Development Center has three full-time staff members to help our graduates achieve their career goals. 

Here are just a few of the employers who have hired our alumni. 

  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • U.S. Treasury Department
  • Northrop Grumman Corp.
  • Teton Associates LLC
  • California Public Utilities Commission
  • CE2 Capital Partners
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Fletcher joined the U.S. Department of Energy in February 2013. As an economist in the Office of Energy Policy and...
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Environmental Economist
Rebecca Fisher is an environmental economist who has provided support on projects involving cost estimates, cost benefit analyses, watershed restoration...
Morgan Hagerty is a Director at CE2 Capital Partners, where she is focused on carbon and renewables markets. CE2 Carbon...
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Client Director
As a Client Director at Context, a sustainability strategy and communications consultancy, Jana manages the firm's New York City office...
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greeNG Project Manager
As one of the largest suppliers of products and services to the U.S. government and allied forces, the aerospace and...
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Sustainability Manager
As the Sustainability Manager, Courtney is involved early in high performing project goal setting. From project award through construction, she...
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Senior Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility
Megan Maltenfort is the Senior Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility at Campbell Soup Company. In this role, Megan is responsible...
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Betsy McCorkle joins Southern Strategy Group after directing the government affairs work for the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association, a...
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Manager, Sustainable Sourcing
Maggie Monast is Manager of Sustainble Sourcing at Environmental Defense Fund with expertise in the agriculture supply chain, crop and...
Senior Manager, Strategy & Analytics
Nemo is a Senior Manager in the Strategy and Analytics department of Red Oak Sourcing, a 50/50 stand-alone joint venture...
Environmental & International Development Consultant
Bindi is currently the president and founder of Teton Associates LLC, an independent environmental and international development consulting firm located...
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Sustainability Director
Rob serves as the sustainability director for the City of Charlotte, an organization of 7,000+ staff and a City with...
Administrative Law Judge
Melissa has been striving to make an impact on California's evolving climate change policies, in particular as they relate to...
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Chief of Program Development for Clean Air Markets
As Chief of Program Development for EPA's Clean Air Markets Division, Jeb manages an interdisciplinary team to develop cost-effective, workable,...
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North America Risk Reduction and Resilience Project Manager
Nate Woiwode is the Risk Reduction and Resilience Project Manager for The Nature Conservancy’s North American Water Program. In this...
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Sustainability Manager
Kristine Young is currently leading the sustainability program at Darden Restaurants, where she is collaborating with over 1,500 restaurants and...

REP Alumni

Update Fall 2017 : Alumnus Robert Bonnie Returns as a Rubenstein Fellow to Explore Conservation in Rural America On April...
Chris Bouquot currently works for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as an economist in the Planning Center of Expertise...
The “it” is a new power plant. And the “they” refers to David Brewster MEM’98 and EnerNOC, short for Energy...
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Environmental Protection Specialist
The Montreal Protocol may not have the household name status of its famous Kyoto cousin, but Kirsten Cappel MEM’04 does...
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Founder and Chair
Earth & Water Group Founder, Brent Fewell, has over 25 years of experience in public policy, advocacy, and environmental law...
“People build deep relationships with other people and then I’d say the next tier is they build relationships with the...
Freelance Consultant
Since 1986 Dr. Julio Guzman has held the position of Sustainable Development and Environment Specialist for top international development and...
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Since 1994 Ms Higuero has worked at UNEP in the areas of natural resource economics and policy, environmental law, negotiations...
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Owner and Principal
As a policy entrepreneur, Alan has formed relationships across sectors, interest groups, and professional disciplines to broaden support for sustainable...
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Senior Manager
A member of the Hitachi Consulting since 2012, Dana Davis leads the technical delivery of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS),...
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Director of Sustainability
Roxanne Nanninga specializes in developing sustainability strategy for seafood. She has worked in multiple sectors, from startup to environmental non-profit...
Director of Environmental Affairs
Technology is one of the fastest growing business sectors, driven largely by customers’ insatiable appetite for faster processing, slicker design,...
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Independent Consultant
Chandler (Chan) Smith has been involved in satellite technology, remote sensing and geographic information systems for over 40 years. Chan...
Sustainability Manager
Heather leads the development and implementation of 3M sustainability initiatives around product innovation, employee education and engagement, and internal and...