Kris Hoellen is Vice President of Sustainable Programs and Director of The Conservation Fund’s Conservation Leadership Network®. Since joining the Fund in 2005, Kris and her team have helped community and corporate leaders nationwide find conservation-based solutions to critical infrastructure and economic issues, including growth, energy, food security, sustainability, and jobs. In particular, Kris seeks out projects that test innovative concepts and have lasting results. She holds a B.A. in History from Emory University and an M.A. in Environmental Science and Policy from Johns Hopkins University.