Green Cities California Member since 2009
Green Leaders of Berkeley
Timothy is the Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Berkeley. He leads the City’s efforts to advance readiness for natural disasters and the impacts of climate change.
Previously, Timothy worked for ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Gambia, West Africa from 1999-2001. He has a Master’s degree in international environmental policy from American University in Washington, D.C. Timothy lives in Berkeley with his wife and two kids.
Neal manages the Energy and Sustainable Development Division (ESD) at the City of Berkeley. ESD is responsible for providing strategic direction the City’s sustainability efforts and directly manages programs related to climate change, clean energy and green building.
Sarah is a planner in the City of Berkeley’s Office of Energy and Sustainable Development where she supports implementation of Berkeley’s Climate Action Plan and other environmental sustainability goals.
Since 2103 many of her efforts have focused on EV charging infrastructure. This work has included streamlining the permitting off-street EV charging station installations, implementing a program that encourages existing businesses to install charging stations in their parking lots, securing state funding for several new public charging stations, and launching an innovative pilot program that allows residents without off-street parking to install curbside charging stations.
Sarah has a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and an undergraduate degree in chemistry from Carleton College.