Katherine Hamilton

Katherine Hamilton is the Director of the Ecosystem Marketplace. At the Ecosystem Marketplace, she has authored numerous pieces on carbon and water markets, as well as co-authored the book Voluntary Carbon Markets: A Business Guide to What They Are and How They Work, three annual ‘State of the Voluntary Carbon Markets’ reports and the first annual State of the Forest Carbon Markets 2009.

Prior to becoming joining Ecosystem Marketplace, Katherine held positions at the Yale Environmental Law and Policy Center in New Haven, Connecticut; the United Nations Development Program in San Jose,Costa Rica; Natural Capitalism Inc in Boulder, Colorado; and the International Council for Science in Paris, France.

Katherine holds a Master of Environmental Management degree from Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, where she wrote her thesis on the voluntary carbon markets, and bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.