Elaine Strunk

NERN (2012)

Sustainability Engagement Manager

Harvard University

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Elaine Strunk, Sustainability Engagement Manager for Harvard University, works closely with the community (students, staff, faculty, and alumni) to foster a sustainable culture at the University. Elaine creates programs, tools and resources for this community and facilitates best practice sharing focusing on occupant engagement and the impact of daily behaviors and decision on our natural resources.
Elaine’s prior experience includes managing environmental programs for the Saunders Hotel Group’s portfolio of six hotels and teaching Boston’s inner-city youth about the environment through experiential education. Threaded throughout her work is her ability to create a place where diverse groups of people come together, network and brainstorm ways of addressing environmental challenges.