About Ali DySard

Alexandra (Ali) DySard

Senior Policy Specialist, Florida Programs


Areas of expertise:

Electric vehicles and infrastructure, climate policy, organic agriculture, plastic and packaging waste, clean energy, and partnership engagement.


Ali DySard is an Environmental Defense Fund Senior Program Specialist. Ali focuses on advancing the adoption of medium and heavy-duty electric vehicles, EV infrastructure and state and local policy in Florida.


Ali worked as an environmental advocate in the private sector overseeing state and federal policy, corporate sustainability planning, stakeholder engagement, and campaign strategy. She has worked in the environmental arena for local governments, educational institutions, for the private sector and with non-profits. She is a board Member with Trash Free Maryland and on the Advisory Board for the Maryland Pesticide Education Network. She is an outdoor, zero waste and all things water enthusiast.


Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies, University of Washington, Seattle