Green Festival Speakers
Suzanne Carlson is Director of Environmental Affairs at Chicago Public Schools (CPS). She launched and implements CPS’ Environmental Action Plan for its 650 schools. Ms. Carlson has worked on transportation, climate change, energy policy and youth engagement in Seattle and Chicago and has a Masters in Public Administration. She is on the Board of Directors of West Town Bikes; Mayor’s Nature and Wildlife Commission; Mayor’s Parks and Open Space Commission; and US Green Building Council LEED for Existing Buildings – Schools Working Group.