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Episode 156: More diverse voices in power helps the planet

Listen as Rachel Morford, President of the Society of Women Engineers and Jennie C. Stephens, author of Diversifying Power, discuss the implications  and importance of bring varied voices to the energy industry.  In this episode, they tackle tough topics, including the leadership crisis, the climate, and the “polluter elite.”

Jennie C StephensJennie C. Stephens

Jennie C. Stephens is an educator, a social justice advocate, an energy expert, and a sustainability science researcher. She is Director of the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs at Northeastern University in Boston, where she is also the Dean’s Professor of Sustainability Science & Policy, Director of Strategic Research Collaborations at the Global Resilience Institute, and a member of the Executive Committee of Northeastern’s Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program. She has written on this topic for professional and mainstream media including Science and the Wall Street Journal.


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