Senior Manager Stakeholder Engagement
Kris Ohleth has worked in the offshore wind industry in the US for nearly 15 years, since the days of the industry’s inception in the States. As the Director of Permitting and Stakeholder Relations for several offshore wind developers, she has gained critical insights into the regulations that shape offshore wind activities at both the state and federal level. Kris has extensive experience with offshore wind stakeholders in the region and has expert knowledge of ocean planning, having worked on ocean policy issues at all levels, from industry, state, and NGOs perspectives. She is currently Senior Manager of Stakeholder Engagement for the offshore wind developer Ørsted, working across projects in their US portfolio on variety of stakeholder-related issues. Originally from New Jersey, she is a Rutgers graduate, has a Master’s degree from the University of Rhode Island, and currently lives in Morris County with her husband and two retired-racing greyhounds.
Thursday, June 11, 2020
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM