IMT’s efforts to catalyze wide-spread and sustained demand for high-performance buildings is driven by an array of subject matter experts in real estate, building performance policy and programs, finance, codes, and more. Our staff represents broad and deep experience in every aspect of building energy efficiency. Click below on individual profiles to learn more.
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As IMT’s Executive Director, Lotte is IMT’s primary spokesperson and guides IMT’s growth with an eye on both big-picture vision and tactical execution.
Managing Director of Programs
As IMT's Managing Direct of Programs, Alex oversees all programmatic work across policy, business engagement, and strategy & analysis.
Managing Director, Communications and Development
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Katie leads IMT positioning, overseeing communications and development strategy, as well as messaging and branding across IMT’s core programs.
Managing Director, Operations
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Betsy leads all internal operations and oversees the strategic growth of IMT.
Senior Advisor, Policy and Programs
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A respected industry leader, Cliff is a pioneer of concepts in real estate and building performance policy that optimize energy use and help transition to a low-carbon economy.
Senior Advisor, Founding Staff Member
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Mark is the founding staff member of IMT. Having served continuously in various capacities since 1996, he now works as senior advisor, providing technical and strategic support to IMT’s senior management and program staff.
Senior Director, Policy & Regulatory Strategy
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Ryan is the Senior Director, Policy & Regulatory Strategy.
Director, Technical and Policy Analysis
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David contributes to IMT’s strategic direction, priorities, and programmatic approaches, with an eye to what will result in the greatest increase in building energy performance.
Director, Building Innovation Hub
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Lindsey Falasca is the Director of the Building Innovation Hub in Washington, DC.
Director, Business Engagement
As IMT’s Director of Business Engagement, Margaret provides resources and solutions to businesses that improve their energy efficiency and building performance at the national and local levels.
Associate Director of Outreach and Engagement, Building Innovation Hub
Theresa Backhus is the Associate Director of Outreach and Engagement for the Building Innovation Hub, ensuring that the Hub’s mission and strategic vision is executed.
Associate Director, Business Engagement
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Audi Banny is IMT's Associate Director for Business Engagement. As such, she leads the organization's work with national real estate decision makers to drive adoption of innovative solutions that bolster landlord-tenant relationships, such as green leasing.
Amy Boyce, PE, CEM, LEED AP BD+C
Associate Director, Codes and Technical Strategy
Amy develops and deploys local, state, and national level strategies to achieve broad-scale transformation through codes and building technology.
Associate Director of Utility & Regulatory Strategy
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As IMT's Associate Director of Utility and Regulatory Strategy, Julia is responsible for developing and deploying local, state, and national level strategies to achieve broad-scale transformation.
Associate Director, Building Performance Policy
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Zachary leads IMT's work on the City Energy Project and also supports local governments' energy efficiency strategies through the American Cities Climate Challenge.
Associate Director, Policy Strategy and Engagement
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Jessica creates connections between the public and private sectors and works with diverse stakeholders to reach their respective climate and business goals.
Associate Director, Community Engagement
Precious Rideout is IMT's Associate Director of Community Engagement, where she serves as the primary representative to community organizations ensuring that inclusive community engagement solutions are centered on equity and people.
Senior Manager, Business Engagement
Colin Curzi is IMT’s Senior Manager of Business Engagement focused on developing the business practices that advance high-performance buildings in cities across the country.
Senior Communications Manager
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Alexandra is the primary contact for media relations and manages IMT's public presence, including digital strategy and communication campaigns.
Senior Manager, Finance and Operations
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Mike supports the day-to-day operations of IMT, working closely with the program, finance, and development teams.
Manager, City Solutions
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Tara Brown is IMT's Manager of City Solutions.
Manager, Accounting Services
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Hae-Young oversees IMT’s accounting and ensures nonprofit audit and accounting compliance.
Manager, Policy Design and Implementation
Benjamin Silverman is IMT's Manager for Policy Design and Implementation. He works to implement IMT’s public sector strategies and the adoption of decarbonization policies in achieving climate and equity goals.
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Jake Duncan establishes the economic and environmental foundations for energy efficiency policies, programs, and investments.
David is IMT’s Senior Analyst, focused on providing data and policy analysis to drive market adoption of high-performing building standards and social equity priorities.
Senior Communications Associate
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Rita is IMT’s Senior Communications Associate and plays a vital role in shaping IMT’s social media strategies and multi-media production of outreach plans across IMT programs.
Senior Associate, Development
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Hailey identifies potential funding opportunities that align with IMT’s mission.
Policy and Community Engagement Fellow
Esmeralda Hic is the Policy Fellow for the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) in collaboration with the RAY Diversity Fellowship program.
Manager, Building Energy Codes and Policy
Cherylyn is IMT’s Manager of Building Energy Codes and Policy and supports policy development and implementation.
Program Associate, Business Engagement
Ella Wetlesen is IMT’s program associate for the business engagement team, supporting projects across the organization.