Naomi Cole

Principal | Konstrukt/Energy Trust of Oregon, New Buildings Program

Naomi is passionate about finding climate-focused, community-based solutions for the built environment. With expertise in energy efficiency, green building, planning, and community development, she has launched a neighborhood-based sustainability initiative with global reach; delivered commercial and residential energy efficiency programs; and helped lead sustainable design for a national architecture firm. She is a self-motivated, results-oriented leader with over 15 years of experience delivering projects and programs for public, private and non-profit organizations. She shares her personal experience with low carbon living through Decarbonize Your Life and is a contributing writer to CleanTechnica, Elemental Green and the Zero Energy Project. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania and is a LEED Accredited Professional and EcoDistricts Accredited Professional.