Legacy Project

About Us

The Sustainability Program coordinates and collaborates with various City Departments and a range of community stakeholders.

Our Staff

Jennifer Green staffs Burlington's Sustainability Program, including work on the Legacy Action Plan, the Climate Action Plan and other related initiatives.  Jennifer has over 30 years of community development experience, including work on gender equity, national planning, and environmental management with the Peace Corps, CARE International, Chemonics, and the World Resources Institute. Shortly after moving to Burlington in 1999, she consulted with the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation and later Efficiency Vermont. In addition to working for the City, Jennifer teaches sustainable development courses at the University of Vermont. She has a masters in public adminstration from Columbia University and earned her PhD in sociology from American University in 2005.