Kirsten Thorne is the Manager of Environmental Strategy for Chevron, one of the world’s largest integrated energy companies. Located at the company’s headquarters in San Ramon, California, Kirsten is responsible for developing corporate-level environmental policy and enterprise strategy. Her focus areas include sustainability, environmental stewardship, freshwater management and corporate reporting. Her previous experience includes a Senior Advisor role with Chevron in Washington, DC. Working with external policy stakeholders, including think tanks, NGOs and academic and international institutions, Kirsten managed long-term environmental and energy policy trends as they related to Chevron’s global operations.
Kirsten has a BA in art from Whittier College and a JD with an emphasis in environmental and land use law from Chapman University School of Law.