K&L Gates Distinguished Speaker Series: A Conversation on the Sustainable Economy Elizabeth Willmott
We hosted the next conversation in our sustainability-focused Distinguished Speaker Series, where we sat down with leaders in the field of sustainable economy to discuss industry trends and opportunities.
Our featured speaker for this webinar was Elizabeth Willmott. Elizabeth leads Microsoft's carbon program, including fulfillment of the company's commitment to be carbon negative by 2030. She joined Microsoft in 2016 after a decade of work on urban sustainability in the public and nonprofit sectors. She holds a double degree in biology and Chinese language from Williams College and a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard Kennedy School.
The program was moderated by Elizabeth Crouse, a partner and practice group coordinator for the Power group at K&L Gates.