Executive Director, The Climate + Energy Project

As Executive Director of the Climate + Energy Project (CEP), Dorothy Barnett is leading the effort to address the Heartland’s energy future. Prior to her position as Executive Director, Ms. Barnett served for 4 years as CEP’s Director of Energy and Transmission. She also led innovative programs such as the Take Charge Challenge and the Heartland Alliance for Regional Transmission—each of which raised the profile for energy efficiency, transmission, and wind energy in Kansas and beyond. Ms. Barnett has a BA in organizational management from Friends University.