Dharini Amber Clare

Dharini Amber Clare

Career Interests

corporate, sustainability, business, consulting, development
Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

Master of Environmental Management, May 2019
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Business & the Environment
 
Bachelor of Arts, March 2017
University of California (UCSB), Santa Barbara, CA
Major(s): Environmental Studies
Technology Management Certificate Program June 2016 GPA: 3.7/4.0
Dean’s Honors: Fall 2015, Winter 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2016,
Winter 2017 Study Abroad Program: Università degli Studi di Napoli "L'Orientale,” Italy Summer 2014

Professional Experience

Environmental Operations Intern, San Francisco International Airport 
Formulated memo and implementation plan for SFO’s Zero Waste Events Policy. Led focus groups and audited current, single-use items to develop a Waste Reduction Plan. Conducted site-visits and audits to certify tenants for the Green Business Program. Surveyed and educated tenants about fats, oils, and greases disposal procedures and Airport rules/regulations June 2017 – August 2017.
 
Career Peer Advisor, UCSB Career Services
Planned, organized and participated in career center events - career fairs, workshops and panels. Reviewed and critiqued resumes, cover letters and applications. Developed and led Careers&Us organization to help students discover their future path. September 2014 – March 2017
 
Aviation Marketing & Communication Intern, Port of Oakland 
Compiled data from airport surveys to create reports and PowerPoint presentations. Completed a final project photo exhibit and mini documentary with fellow interns. Conducted research and compiled reports to prepare for meetings with airlines overseas. June 2016 – August 2016
 
Customer Success Intern, ThinkHR, Pleasanton, CA
Compiled customer data and created “Stewardship Reports” with usage statistics. Redesigned desktop version of customer training videos into a mobile version using Articulate Storyline software. Summer 2014 & 2015

Projects

Energy and the Environment – Biodigester Feasibility Project
Analyzed data on waste generation at Duke and market price of natural gas to determine feasibility of on-campus biodigester . Concluded that Duke would need to produce more waste and price of natural gas would need to rise before biodigester becomes feasible. Fall 2017
 
STATA – Multiple Linear Regression Model 
Used STATA to run a multiple linear regression and create a model of explanatory variables to determine factors that affect CO₂ emissions in Latin America. Found positive relationships between GDP and CO₂ emissions and between fossil fuel use and CO₂ emissions. Fall 2017

Additional Information

Computer Skills – Microsoft Office Suite, Prezi, Salesforce, BASE, Flickr, Articulate Storyline, STATA
Social Media – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest

Skills

business development
environmental compliance
marketing
project management
sustainability

Graduation Date

May 2019

Additional Resources

Preferred Location

West

Preferred Sector

Business / Industry