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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Diane Cherry

Diane Cherry
Strategic Director NC Sustainable Energy Association
NC Sustainable Energy Association


Diane Cherry is the Strategic Director of the NC Sustainable Energy Association. In this role, she works collaboratively with NCSEA’s stakeholders to develop deployment strategies for a variety of clean energy sectors. Diane serves as the facilitator and convener of NCSEA’s working groups and sector convenings and oversees public policy issues related to these discussions. Diane also communicates NCSEA’s policy positions to stakeholders throughout the state and Southeast. Diane is an adjunct faculty member at NC State University where she teaches in the Master in Public Administration program. She holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Virginia and a Masters Degree in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School at Harvard University.