Kathleen BerubeSustainability Associate
Kathleen Berube joined the National Housing Trust in 2016 and serves as the National Housing Trust's Sustainability Associate. Kathleen supports the organization's affordable housing portfolio's energy and water efficiency goals. Through sustainability improvements to the efficiency of property operations, the organization is on track to meet its U.S. Department of Energy Better Challenge commitment to cost effectively cut energy and water usage across its portfolio by 20% by 2020.
Prior to working with NHT-Enterprise, Kathleen was an Environmental Specialist for the Maryland Environmental Service working in the GIS department. This work was focused on collecting and analyzing data to answer important environmental questions, specifically those related to climate change. Kathleen also has experience working with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and National Park Service is various project management roles.
Kathleen graduated from McDaniel College with a B.A. in Environmental Policy and Science. She also holds a master’s degree from the University of Denver University College in Environmental Policy and Management.