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Director of the Business and Environment Initiative

Jennifer Nash is Director of the Business and Environment Initiative. Her research examines private and public roles in environmental protection, with an emphasis on innovative, voluntary, and self-regulatory approaches. As Director of the Business and Environment Initiative, Jennifer works with faculty to help establish and implement the BEI’s strategy and program portfolio. She coordinates with resources across the school—including admissions, career services, operations, and alumni affairs—to strengthen research and teaching about business and the environment, connect students with career opportunities, and engage with alumni and other managers and policymakers working in this field.

Previously she was Executive Director of Harvard Kennedy School’s Regulatory Policy Program and Associate Director of the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government. She served as a member of the American Chemistry Council’s advisory panel on Responsible Care and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology.