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

Senior Marketing Communications Manager

Pursuing clarity and a pleasing aesthetic

Peter Weisberg

Senior Portfolio Manager

Carbon market Jack-of-all-trades

Jacoba Gundle

Operations Manager

Harnessing data for climate action

Julius Pasay

Project Analyst, Forestry

Shaking hands and conserving lands