Nancy Kete

Nancy Kete
  • Managing Director, Resilience
    Rockefeller Foundation

Bachelor's in Geography, Southern Illinois Univ.; PhD in Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins Univ. Twenty-five years in government, civil society, and private sector, including as diplomat, climate change negotiator, social entrepreneur and fundraiser. Former: positions with the US EPA; Founder, EMBARQ, WRI Center for Sustainable Transport, which catalysed environmentally sustainable mobility solutions to improve quality of life in cities in Mexico, Brazil, India, Turkey and the Andean region. Served on President Obama's National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling. Managing Director, Resilience, Rockefeller Foundation.