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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Dionne Delli-Gatti

Dionne Delli-Gatti
Director, Southeast Clean Energy
Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)


Throughout her career, Dionne’s work has focused on environmental issues, ranging from advocacy and sustainability to environmental management and compliance in both the public and private sectors. She held key positions with the City of Dallas, where she helped outline strategy and messaging for Mayor Laura Miller’s clean energy efforts with the Texas Mayor’s Coalition and prior to coming to EDF served as a Congressional Liaison and senior advisor to the Regional Administrator for the EPA’s Southeast Region. There, Dionne built strong collaborative relationships with a broad spectrum of stakeholders, including members of the business community, nonprofits and NGO’s, and elected officials at all levels of government.