Charlotte Matthews is the Director of Sustainability at Sidewalk Labs, an Alphabet company setting out to develop a new city “from the internet up” with a goal of Climate Positive operations.
Ms. Matthews brings nearly 20 years of experience in the development, design, construction, and operation of green buildings and distributed generation-energy infrastructure. Most recently, Ms. Matthews led sustainability for Related Companies and its massive Hudson Yards’ development.
Previous engagements include WRI Ross Center Advisory Group and WRI Board Advisor; co-chairing the Residential track of the NYC Building Resiliency Task Force; co-chairing the Construction Practices committee of the NYC Green Codes Task Force; participation on the DOE Energy Efficiency Buildings Hub—Industry Advisory Committee; Vice-Chair of the Real Estate Roundtable Sustainability Policy Advisory Committee; Real Estate Board of New York—Sustainability Committee member; and teaching at Columbia University in the GSAPP Masters in Real Estate Development program (2010-2014).
Ms. Matthews holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science from Brown University with a focus in Architecture and Engineering.