Marita Mirzatuny

Project Manager, US Climate and Energy Program | Environmental Defense Fund

Marita is a project manager for EDF’s US Climate and Energy Program, working on issues in Texas such as smart grid development, renewables, demand response, and policy involving the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). Specifically she is helping to construct the environmental metrics for Pecan Street Inc., a smart grid demonstration project in Austin, Texas in which EDF is a partner.

Prior to working at EDF, Marita interned on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC and worked for various environmental non-profits in California and Texas.