Carrie Gombos

Director of Carbon Compliance


Carrie GombosCarrie oversees the Fund’s legal compliance related to the production, verification, reporting, sales and delivery of carbon offsets.  Since joining the Fund in 2008, Carrie has specialized in verification, validation and regulatory requirements associated with voluntary and compliance forest carbon offsets, including those sold in the California cap and trade system.  In addition, Carrie manages TCF's voluntary forest carbon offset program, Go Zero, including the successful verification and validation of more voluntary forest carbon projects than any group in the nation.  Go Zero has raised more than $13 million to plant millions of native trees in protected parks and wildlife refuges that will capture and store carbon over time, while also creating forest habitat critical to birds, fish, bears, and other wildlife.  

She holds a B.S. from Cornell University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.    

Contact:  cgombos@conservationfund.org    Phone:703-908-5808   Office: National Headquarters (VA)

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