Claire Miziolek is the Market Strategies Program Manager at Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP). Her role is to help speed the adoption of efficiency solutions in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. Claire manages NEEP's work in Consumer Electronics, Home Energy Management Systems, and Residential Lighting and is working to develop strategies and recommendations to bring these efficient technologies to broader scale and ultimately decrease the amount of energy homes and businesses use.
Prior to joining NEEP, Claire was the Education + Outreach Programs Manager at GTECH Strategies, a non-profit social enterprise in Pittsburgh, PA. In this role, Claire helped lead community and regional energy efficiency and environmental initiatives including the county-wide ReEnergizePgh campaign. She is originally from Baltimore, MD. Claire holds a BA in Economics and Psychology from Cornell University.
Q: If you could invite any three people to dinner, who would they be?
A: Weird Al Yankovic (would have great stories), Malcolm X (also would have great stories), Ivy Miziolek (my daughter…would have AMAZING stories!)
Q: What is your favorite thing about NEEP?
A: Making progress towards climate change mitigation.
Q: What’s something about you that would surprise us?
A: I have been fortunate to travel quite a bit and have been to almost every continent (I’ve been to N. America, S. America, Europe, Asia, and Australia). It would be great to visit them all, especially Africa.