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Jessica Wilkinson

Senior Policy Advisor for Energy and Infrastructure

United States

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Areas of Expertise

Energy siting, renewable energy, infrastructure.

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Jessica Wilkinson is Senior Policy Advisor for Energy & Infrastructure at The Nature Conservancy.  She works in the Conservancy’s North America Policy & Government Relations department and supports the organization’s work Global and North America work on renewable energy deployment and mitigation policy.

Before joining The Nature Conservancy, Wilkinson was a Senior Policy Analyst and Director of the Wetlands Program at the Environmental Law Institute in Washington, D.C., where she oversaw the Institute’s program of wetlands research and training.  Jessica holds a Master of Environmental Management from Yale University, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and a BA in Environmental Science from Barnard College, Columbia University. 

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