Cody Hooven leads climate and sustainability planning and policy for San Diego, the 8th largest city in the country. With adoption of a new Climate Action Plan, Ms. Hooven is exploring how transportation, renewable energy, climate resilience, economic development, and social equity are included in the City’s approach to sustainable communities.
Her role also includes engaging businesses in win-win solutions and connecting technology and innovation to sustainability through Smart City initiatives. She is also a founding member and current chair of the San Diego Regional Climate Collaborative.
Ms. Hooven has a bachelors in biology and a marine certificate from the University of Hawaii and a Masters from the UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography in economics, policy, and law of conservation.