Please join us! Executive Director Lauren Weston invites the public to attend this virtual conversation on Acterra’s programs and future direction. This is an informal way to find shared community with others while learning more about Acterra’s educational programs.
Guest Speaker Diane Bailey : The Executive Director of Menlo Spark, a community nonprofit aiming to help the City of Menlo Park become carbon neutral by 2025. She comes from the Natural Resources Defense Council, where she spent almost 14 years working at the local, state, federal and international level promoting improved air quality and public health through reduced fossil fuel use, advances in clean transportation, and pollution prevention in industry. Previously, Diane worked at Citizens for a Better Environment in Chicago and a local transportation planning agency in Houston. She holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Washington University and a master’s degree in environmental engineering from Rice University.
Acterra’s slate of programs includes:
Beneficial ElectrificationEducation – Climate Resilient Communities, Public Lecture Series, You(th) Be the ChangeHealthy Plate, Healthy Planet, Workplace Sustainability – Business Environmental Awards, Silicon Valley Green Team Network