Program Manager, Make an Impact
Expertise: Sustainability and green living, employee engagement, personal carbon footprint
Amy Morsch is the Program Manager of the Make an Impact initiative, an energy efficiency partnership between the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) and corporate and community partners. Ms. Morsch oversees the Make an Impact program and partnerships and directs its daily operations and development. The program provides tools and resources for individuals to understand and manage their personal energy use at home, thereby becoming a part of the solution to global climate change.
Ms. Morsch joined the C2ES team from the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions. Her research there focused on collecting and disseminating local climate and sustainability policies in the southeast. She worked with local government staff throughout the region and provided guidance for state-level climate vulnerability assessment projects. She also served as Secretary on the Board of Directors of Clean Energy Durham.
Ms. Morsch was a high school biology and chemistry teacher and later went on to earn her master’s degree in environmental management from Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment. As a graduate student, she worked for the City of Atlanta’s Division of Sustainability and with the Sustainability Office for the city and county of Durham, North Carolina. Ms. Morsch has a bachelor’s degree in zoology from Miami University.