Grid Modernization in Massachusetts: Roundtable Speaker Series

Alison Brizius

Director of Climate and Environmental Planning, City of Boston

Alison Brizius is a distinguished panelist for Fraunhofer CSE's 2nd event in the Grid Modernization in Massachusetts Speaker Series: "Driving Energy Efficiency through Residential Scorecards."

Alison is the Director of Climate and Environmental Planning for the City of Boston. Her portfolio includes management of the Environment Department's work on climate adaptation and resilience, greenhouse-gas reduction, air and noise pollution, wetlands protection, and solid waste. Prior to joining the Environment Department, Alison spent six years as the Executive Director of the Center for Robust Decision Making on Climate and Energy Policy (RDCEP) at the University of Chicago, a multi-institutional interdisciplinary center focused on improving the computational models needed to evaluate climate and energy policies and making robust decisions based on outcomes. Prior to RDCEP, she was the policy and special projects manager for the Chicago Council on Science and Technology (C2ST).

Alison received her Ph.D. and M.S. in Physics from the University of Chicago and her B.S. in Physics from Stanford University.

 

Panelist on Scorecards

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Alison Brizius
Director of Climate and Environmental Planning, City of Boston