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Jennifer Mundt

Jennifer Mundt
Senior Policy Advisor & Offshore Wind Coordinator
North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality


Jennifer Mundt joined the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality as the Policy and Innovation Advisor in April 2017.  In this role, Jennifer serves as a member of the Agency’s executive leadership team and directs DEQ’s energy programs and policy.

Jennifer has devoted her career to environmental and energy policy. Most recently, Jennifer worked for over a decade as a nonpartisan legislative analyst serving the North Carolina General Assembly. While at the legislature, Jennifer crafted environmental, energy, and public health legislation and policy.

Jennifer earned bachelor’s degrees in environmental science and political science from Virginia Tech and a master’s degree in Public Health from the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  Jennifer lives in Raleigh with her husband and two daughters.