Lily is an invaluable leader in REBA’s community, as one of the key architects of the BRC for 4 years. As Senior Fellow, she helps REBA with programmatic guidance, member engagement, and staff mentorship.
Lily is a Principal with RMI’s electricity practice, where she leads the Business Renewables Center. Lily focuses on accelerating the market for corporate renewable energy. She is exploring new markets for the rapid uptake of renewable energy and developing tools and products for corporate leaders to purchase renewable energy. Lily joined RMI in December 2014.
Lily has over 17 years experience in sustainability and cleantech investment. Before coming to RMI, Lily led Ernst & Young’s Cleantech knowledge management, where she developed thought leadership and strategy. She previously worked at Calvert Investments, where she managed the environment and climate change team. She has helped launch and manage Calvert’s Sustainability Index, Global Alternative Energy Fund, the Global Water Fund, and the first green bond fund strategy. Lily has covered utilities, alternative energy, and water sectors. She has also worked at the World Resources Institute and in investment services at Donaldson, Lufkin, & Jenrette.
Masters in Public and Private Management, Yale School of Management
Masters in Development Economics, Yale Graduate School
Bachelors of Arts, Economics and International Relations, Claremont McKenna College