Maria Stamas

Technical Strategist, Equitable Building Decarbonization, American Cities Climate Challenge

Maria Stamas works to accelerate climate action in cities across the country with a focus on developing and strengthening equitable clean energy policies for buildings. She has previously led advocacy efforts in regulatory proceedings before the California Public Utilities Commission, the California Energy Commission, and the California State Legislature, which have resulted in the allocation of $250 million in new funding programs for low-income households. Stamas holds a bachelor’s degree from Oberlin College and master’s and JD degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, and has completed Stanford's public interest leadership & management program. She is based in San Francisco and is vice-chair of California's Low-Income Oversight Board. 


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