Maki Tazawa

Maki Tazawa
Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Master of Environmental Management, 2019

Maki Tazawa is pursuing a Master of Environmental Management from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She is interested in sustainable agriculture, systems-led leadership and social innovation. Her most recent work experience was with the National Audubon Society, where she carried out international conservation projects in the areas of coastal resiliency, education and ecotourism.

At CBEY, Maki is part of Conservation Finance Network, Pathways in Corporate Sustainability, and started the PB& initiative. She holds a degree from the George Washington University in International Affairs and Environmental Studies. She is originally from Rhode Island and enjoys running and diving in her free time.

Authored Articles
Library wall in Washington, DC

US Capital Targets Building Efficiency

Washington, DC is already on track to surpass the building energy efficiency goals it set seven years ago, according to the DC Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE). DOEE has achieved this through a unique public-private partnership participation in the Better Buildings Challenge. It also has a suite of other renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.