Judy Li joined Energy Foundry with experience in energy efficiency, sustainable urban development, environmental policy, ecosystem sciences, and community organizing. As a Platform Associate, she seeks strategic partnerships, grows brand presence, and builds Energy Foundry’s platform of resources and support for portfolio companies.
Before joining Energy Foundry, Judy worked at Verde Sustainable Solutions L3C, a Chicago-based energy efficiency startup. While her work there focused on sales, she was part of day-to-day startup discussions and has great respect for entrepreneurship.
Before she moved to Chicago, Judy was a Princeton in Asia Fellow with the Natural Resources Defense Council China Program in Beijing, China. While there, she researched and implemented programs in sustainable urban development around transportation, land use, and energy.
Judy received her Bachelor of Science cum laude from University of California, Berkeley, with a double major in Environmental Science and Environmental Economics & Policy, and a minor in Energy Resources. She loves scuba diving and cycling.