Courtney Cease is a sustainable development professional with 15 years of experience implementing climate and sustainability programs in the US and abroad. Courtney currently works as a resilience and sustainability planner with the Musson Group, a community development consultancy based in Mount Dessert Island. She also serves on the Town of Camden’s Megunticook River Citizens Advisory Committee. Previously, Courtney worked for the US Department of State managing global climate and clean energy grants and for the World Bank as an environmental programs analyst. She also worked for NGOs in the US and Africa and the US EPA. Courtney holds an MA in International Development and Policy from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies and a BA in Environmental Policy from Colby College.