Alejandra Mejia Cunningham
Building Decarbonization Advocate, Climate & Clean Energy Program
Alejandra Mejia Cunningham focuses on the decarbonization of buildings across the United States, working closely with stakeholders and policy makers to design and promote innovative policies to transition buildings from fossil fuel use to electricity powered by clean, renewable energy. She has years of experience in advancing building decarbonization and energy efficiency in California and elsewhere. She has worked on electricity policy in the Midwest, Northeast, and at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Mejia Cunningham holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago and a master of public policy from the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. She is based in NRDC's San Francisco office.