Emily Connor serves as a Project Manager at the Carbon Containment Lab. Her experience addressing energy and climate challenges has included work with the Office of Global Climate Change at the United States Agency for International Development and National Geographic. She has also worked with the sustainable investment non-profit Ceres where she evaluated the investment risks of water scarcity in the energy industry. Prior to joining the CC Lab, she worked for three years in renewable energy finance and managed over $500 million in asset acquisitions with the startup CleanCapital where she focused on new market valuation and technical project review.
Emily holds a Masters from the Yale School of the Environment (2017) and a Bachelor of Science in Geography and a Bachelor of Arts in International Politics from Penn State University.