Chair and Co-Founder
Nicole Lederer is chair and co-founder of Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), an advocacy and communications platform for business leaders to advance strong environmental policy to grow the economy. Since 2000, Nicole has worked to expand E2’s pro-environment business constituency, establishing strategic collaboration between business, military, agricultural and environmental leaders and engaging legislators at the state and national levels. She helps to develop E2's federal and state advocacy agenda, promoting policies that foster sustainable climate, energy, transportation, water, land use and agricultural practices and technologies to advance a clean economy. She also chairs E2’s national group of chapter directors and volunteer leadership serving on the E2 Advisory Council. E2 supports and partners exclusively with NRDC, for which Nicole serves on the board.