Katie serves as Managing Director of IETA, the leading global multi-sector business voice for the intersection of markets and climate change. On behalf of IETA’s 150+ corporate members, Katie leads efforts to inform market solutions to address environmental challenges, while driving engagement across the Americas and Pacific Rim. She also manages IETA’s growing climate finance, aviation and digital innovation initiatives. Katie currently sits on the University of Toronto’s Environmental Finance Committee, Ivey Foundation’s Advisory Committee, and the International Student Energy Summit’s Advisory Panel.
She is a Board Member to Canada’s International Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Knowledge Centre and acts as Special Advisor to Biological Carbon Canada. She has sat on numerous Legislative Committees and Ministerial Advisory Committees to help guide climate plans and policies. In addition to frequent global public speaking engagements, Katie is regularly called upon to share expert testimony across various state, provincial and national legislatures. Prior to IETA, she worked as Senior Associate at ICF International. Katie holds an Honors Bachelor of Public Affairs & Policy Management and a Masters in Environmental Policy & Development (University of Sussex, UK).