Kit Kennedy

Senior Director, Climate & Clean Energy Program

Kit Kennedy leads NRDC's state and regional climate and clean energy advocacy across the United States with more than thirty years of experience as an environmental and clean energy attorney and advocate. She directed the Environmental Protection Bureau at the New York Attorney General’s Office from 2007 to 2010 and has taught environmental and clean energy classes at Yale Law School, Fordham Law School, and Vermont Law School. She serves on the board of the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, the Alliance for Clean Energy New York, and the executive board of the New York State Bar Association's Environmental Law Section. She is also a member of the American College of Environmental Lawyers. Kennedy is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Harvard College. She is based in NRDC's New York office.