Director, Congressional & External Affairs, Climate & Clean Energy Program
Jamie Consuegra advocates for smart climate policies on Capitol Hill and has worked to defend the Clean Power Plan from legislative attacks. Prior to joining NRDC, she studied the link between amphibian extinctions and climate change in Central and South America. The findings were published in Nature magazine. Consuegra holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental science from Barnard College. She is based in NRDC’s Washington, D.C., office.