The Climate Trust | Team Leadership

Meet our leadership team

The Climate Trust’s experienced management team is committed to identifying the best climate solutions; lending our expertise and advice to partners and pushing the envelope with innovative practices that build and grow markets. We learn, we share, we lead, we inspire.

Sheldon Zakreski

Chief Operating Officer

Carbon markets, beer and biking

Kristen Kleiman

Chief Investment Officer

Living and breathing impact investments

Karen Ward, C.P.A., C.G.M.A.

Director of Finance

The numbers behind the cause

Kasey Krifka

Director of Marketing and Communications

Pursuing clarity and a pleasing aesthetic

Julius Pasay

Forest and Grassland Asset Manager

Shaking hands and conserving lands

Kyler Sherry

Project Analyst

Passion for greenhouse gas accounting

Bryna Cortes

Administrative Coordinator

Establishing sustainable and efficient strategies