Communications Director, US Climate and Energy Program
Areas of expertise: Clean energy, media relations, marketing and communications
Mica Odom is the Communications Director for Environmental Defense Fund's US Climate and Energy Program. She leads the program's multi-channel communications strategy, with an emphasis on clean energy. Mica oversees traditional and social media activities, the creation of digital and print marketing materials, and the development of compelling messaging and content to help the program meet its goals.
Prior to joining EDF, Mica worked for Meridian Solar as the company's Government & Public Division Manager, leading crucial bidding processes and funding procurement efforts to secure new business as well as developing and coordinating governmental relations, marketing, PR, and social networking initiatives. Mica has also worked with the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Clinton Climate Initiative, at a leading advertising agency, GSD&M, and for the Texas House of Representatives during the 79th and 80th Texas Legislative Sessions. She is a mentor and co-chairs the Mentor Leadership Council for Explore Austin and serves on EDF's Sustainability Council.
Mica holds a M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and a B.S. in Psychology from Southern Methodist University.