Jillian is a Senior Consultant at Climate Focus, where she focuses on land use and climate finance, and is managing the launch of the Global Restoration Observatory (GRO). She has more than ten years experience working in food and agricultural supply chains to drive improved measurement and management of environmental impacts. She has experience in sustainability reporting & disclosure, supply chain analysis, impact measurement, stakeholder engagement, and coalition building.
Prior to joining Climate Focus, Jillian worked at CDP, where she lead engagement with North American companies to eliminate deforestation and reduce emissions from commodity supply chains. Earlier in her career, she drove multi-stakeholder efforts on behalf of the The Sustainability Consortium to develop sustainability reporting and measurement tools.
Jillian holds a BA from NYU, and a MALD/MS in international agriculture, food & environment from Tufts University.
Jillian has recently relocated to Washington DC with her family where she enjoys biking around the city and exploring the local food scene.