Power Lunch with Jen Weiss (MEM'12)
*** This event is now full, but you can sign up for the waitlist.*** Duke students are invited to join a Power Lunch featuring alum Jen Weiss, founder and co-director of the North Carolina Clean Energy Fund. Event capacity will be limited so that all attendees have the chance to introduce themselves, ask questions, and exchange ideas. Lunch will be provided. About Jen Weiss Jen Weiss is the founder and co-director of the North Carolina Clean Energy Fund, a non-profit green bank that utilizes public and private capital to catalyze investments in clean and efficient energy and transportation projects in the state with a focus on traditionally underserved communities. She was most recently the senior advisor for climate change policy at the North Carolina Department of Transportation where she coordinated climate-related transportation activities across NCDOT including the development of the state's first Clean Transportation Plan. Prior to this role, Jen worked at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University on the Climate and Energy team. In this role, she focused on the intersection of energy and environmental policy, primarily in the electricity, financial, and transportation sectors. In addition to her energy and transportation work, Jen has over 13 years of consumer and small business banking experience and holds a master of environmental management degree from Duke's Nicholas School of the Environment, a master of business administration from the University of Michigan, and a bachelor's degree from the University of California at San Diego.
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