|Date:||March 20, 2014|
|Time:||6PM to 7PM|
|Location:||137 East 22nd Street|
Alice Cook is the Director of Sustainability for Time Equities, Inc., a private equity real estate company with a diverse portfolio owning and managing over 20 million square feet of property. She is responsible for Time Equities' corporate climate strategy and initiatives to reduce Time Equities' carbon footprint. Some of the major initiatives include portfolio-wide energy/carbon audits and efficiency projects, the development of energy management tools, and the establishment of best practices to ensure high performance operations. She also manages the LEED certification process, and coordinates energy-efficiency related incentives.
Ms. Cook holds a Master's degree from Stanford University in Civil & Environmental Engineering, and a B.S. from the Stanford School of Earth Sciences. The focus of her studies was to create solutions to macro level environmental problems including global warming and water resources. She has conducted climate change research in Antarctica and at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. She is also a LEED Accredited Professional.