Manager, Environment, Climate Change & Water, Calvert
Ellen Kennedy is the Manager of Environment and Climate Change for Calvert Investments, which provides sustainable and responsible investment advisory services and strategies to individuals and institutions. Ms. Kennedy leads Calvert's environment program, focusing on corporate engagement and research related to climate change and adaptation, water scarcity, energy, toxics, and other environmental issues.
Ms. Kennedy has focused her own research and advocacy on the consumer staples sector for the past decade, particularly on farm-to-fork sustainability within food companies, including farm labor issues, climate, and biodiversity. Ms. Kennedy also works on the integration of financial and sustainability analysis.
Prior to joining Calvert in 2000, Ms. Kennedy was a Program Officer for Winrock International, managing alternative energy, agriculture, and gender projects in Latin America and Africa. She serves as an advisor to various organizations and projects related to sustainability and integrated investing.