Communications Associate, U.S. Green Building Council
Cecilia joined USGBC in her current role as Communications Associate in
at the beginning of 2013. In her position she serves as the point person for
policy and advocacy communications efforts. She has been working with USGBC
since 2010, first as an advocacy and policy summer associate and then working
with the Georgia Chapter while finishing up graduate school.
Cecilia received her Master of Science in Public Policy (MSPP) from Georgia
Tech with a specialization in energy and environmental policy, focusing her research on
energy efficiency technologies and innovative financing mechanisms. She received a
B.A. in International Affairs from The University of Georgia.
While her background is varied across the sustainability spectrum (even some
time spent working on an organic farm), her focus remains on utilizing the power of
storytelling to inspire sustainable market transformation.
Expert topic: Communications