Linda Kelly

Senior Vice President of Programs & Partnerships

Linda is a business development and partner management professional with over 40 years of experience in developing and growing partnerships that result in long-term relationships and expanded revenue results.

At, Linda develops and maintains business partnerships to expand the organization’s relationships and revenues supporting their portfolio of carbon emissions offset projects. She works with business partners of all sizes to ensure that’s programs meet the climate change mitigation and sustainability objectives of partners.  Linda also manages the Certified Carbonfree® Products Program, which is part of the Amazon Climate Pledge Friendly Initiative.

Linda holds a Masters of Environmental Law and Policy from Vermont Law School, magna cum laude, as well as undergraduate degrees in Mathematics and in Economics. She has held previous business development and client relationship management positions with major financial services and global human resources consulting firms. A native of Austin, Texas, Linda is an active member of various environmental organizations such as the National Audubon Society, the Sierra Club, and the National Wildlife Federation, has served on the board of her local food cooperative, and she volunteers for various conservation and community organizations in her Central Vermont community.