Director of Climate & Energy Policy
Michael Green leads ASBN Climate and Energy Working group and assists with the organizations overall strategy on climate policy.
From 2012-2021, Michael was the Executive Director of Climate XChange, one of the leading US state policy think tanks focussed on carbon market design and state decarbonization strategy. Under Michael’s leadership, CXC grew to over 20,000 members and was responsible for state based initiatives being introduced across the country. In 2016, Michael was presented the Champion of Change Award by President Obama for his commitment to climate change as an equity issue at the White House.
Michael currently serves on several nonprofit boards including the Carbon Business Council, World Boston, and Chairs the World Bank’s Carbon Pricing Leadership Council Advisory Board. His passion for protecting our climate stems from his adoration of the great outdoors. Outside of the office, he can often be found roaming the nearest mountains on his bicycle, skis or in his hiking boots. He lives in Woodstock, Vermont with his wife and young son.