Kate Zerrenner

Project Manager

Areas of expertise: Energy efficiency, climate change, energy-water nexus


At EDF, Kate:

During her tenure at EDF, Kate has:


Prior to joining EDF, Kate worked for the:

  • U.S. Government Accountability Office analyzing U.S. action on climate change and the voluntary carbon offset market;
  • SAIC (a consulting firm), on climate change projects for the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; and
  • U.S. Department of Energy on the Energy Policy Act of 2005.

She has also worked for the Texas Sunset Advisory Commission and the U.S. Commission on National Security/21st Century (Hart-Rudman Commission) at the U.S. Department of Defense.


  • School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Master’s degree in International Energy and Environmental Policy and Economics.
  • University of Glasgow in Scotland, Master’s degree in Comparative Politics.
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Texas at Austin.


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