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A Changing Climate:
Risks and Opportunities in Idaho

Kate Gordon,
Director of the California Governorís
Office of Planning and Research

About our speaker:

Kate GordonKate Gordon is a nationally recognized expert on the intersection of climate change, energy, and economic development. Gordon was appointed Director of the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research by Governor Gavin Newsom on January 7, 2019.  Prior to being appointed Director, Gordon was a Senior Advisor at the Paulson Institute, where she oversaw the “Risky Business Project,” focused on quantifying the economic impacts of climate change to the U.S. economy, and also provided strategic support to the Institute’s U.S.- China CEO Council for Sustainable Urbanization.  She was also a nonresident Fellow at the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University, and an advisor to Duke University’s Center for Energy, Development, and the Global Environment.

Earlier in her career Gordon served as Vice President for Climate and Energy at the Center for the Next Generation, Vice President of Energy and Environment at the Washington D.C.-based Center for American Progress, and Co-Executive Director at the national Apollo Alliance (now part of the Blue Green Alliance).

Gordon earned a law degree and a master’s degree in city planning from the University of California-Berkeley, and an undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University.

Thursday, March 28, 2019
RSVP by Noon on Monday, March 25

12:00 - 12:30pm Lunch is served
12:30 - 1:00pm Presentation
1:00 - 1:30pm Q&A

Location:
Bennion Student Union
Multipurpose Room
1784 Science Center Dr., Idaho Falls
ISU – Idaho Falls University Place

 

Ticket price per forum:
$17 Member lunch
$22 Non-member lunch
$5 Gallery
Lunch tickets must be paid for
by RSVP date.

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or mail a check to: The City Club of Idaho Falls, PO Box 52241, Idaho Falls, ID 83405-2241.

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This program is supported in part by a grant from the Idaho Humanities Council, a State-based Program of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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