Toba Pearlman

Staff Attorney & Clean Energy Advocate, Climate & Clean Energy Program

Elizabeth Toba Pearlman leads NRDC’s clean energy efforts in Illinois while also working more broadly on efforts in the Midwest. Before joining NRDC, Pearlman worked at Tesla, specializing in electric vehicles and storage, and at SolarCity, focusing on solar. She was a Sierra Club legal fellow in 2012 and outside counsel with Sierra Club from 2012 to 2014. Prior to that, she was a legal fellow with the United Nations Environment Programme. Pearlman is a graduate of the George Washington University Law School and the College of William and Mary. She is based in Chicago. 


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