The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, VA
Jen Molnar is managing director and lead scientist of The Nature Conservancy’s Center for Sustainability Science, developing scalable solutions for climate and nature that leverage business, finance, and policy. Jen has over 20 years of experience using science to improve decision-making, including through research, global assessments, corporate practice innovations, and environmental remediation. She has provided technical and strategic leaders in NGO-private sector collaborations to shift practices and business models (e.g., TNC-Dow, TNC-Syngenta). Jen received a master’s degree from Yale’s School of the Environment, and an S.B. in environmental engineering from Harvard, and has previous private sector experience in remediation and hydrology.