Institute at Brown for Environment and Society

Kate Brandt

Sustainability Officer, Google

Biography

Kate Brandt leads sustainability across Google’s worldwide operations and products. In this role, Kate coordinates with Google’s data centers, real estate, supply chain, and product teams to ensure the company is capitalizing on opportunities to strategically advance sustainability and circular economy. Previously Kate served as the Nation's first Chief Sustainability Officer and was responsible for promoting sustainability across Federal Government operations. Kate received a Masters degree in International Relations from the University of Cambridge where she was a Gates Cambridge Scholar. She graduated with honors from Brown University.