Senior Associate at Industrial Economics, Inc. (IEc)
Dan Leistra-Jones, a Senior Associate at Industrial Economics, Inc. (IEc), has ten years of experience in economic, financial, and policy analysis. His work focuses on corporate financial modeling and on policy analysis and program evaluation relating to clean energy and other sustainability issues regarding green buildings and products. He has supported sustainable procurement efforts for clients such as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), and others. Mr. Leistra-Jones has been qualified as an expert in financial analysis in federal court. He has also been certified as a LEED Green Associate and is a member of the American Economic Association. Mr. Leistra-Jones holds an MBA and a Master of Environmental Management (MEM) from Yale University and a BA in Environmental Studies and Music from Amherst College (summa cum laude).
How do you credibly make the business case for sustainable purchasing when there is limited data tracking sustainable spend? In making the case to do more sustainable purchasing, or in reporting on the outcomes that have been achieved, program leaders are often called upon to demonstrate the cost savings or economic outcomes of their work. … read more >>