Our Mission: To promote an informed and engaged public that supports climate action locally, regionally, nationally, and globally.
Our Vision: A world in which all people, governments, and organizations are informed, engaged, and taking action on critical climate issues.
Our Purpose: To empower communities across all levels of society with climate science education and demand climate policies from our elected leaders. We highlight the urgency of climate action, while championing solutions for a resilient future.
Founder and Executive Director
Caroline founded CLEO in 2010 recognizing the need to address climate literacy by breaking down scientific data and educating communities at a grassroots level. Caroline frames CLEO’s programs to effectively reach diverse audiences, from concerned residents to elected officials.
In 2013, Caroline was one of twelve individuals nationally recognized as a White House Climate Resilience Champion of Change. She also joined 100 women leaders at the White House Leadership Summit on Women, Climate and Energy, co-hosted by the U.S. Dept. of Energy in 2013, and was appointed 1 of 11 environmental education professionals to the EPA’s National Environmental Education Advisory Council in 2012.