Nathan Kumar Scott comes to MassEnergize with a career in nonprofit leadership, having spent close to 20 years as the Executive Director of a variety of organizations focused on climate
change, sustainability and experiential education. Most recently Nathan was the Executive Director of Cornell Cooperative Extension in Schuyler County, NY, where he oversaw the development of programs in climate stewardship, both residential and municipal clean energy transition, climate smart agriculture, youth development, and community based climate action.
Prior to his time with Cornell Cooperative Extension, Nathan was the Executive Director of the Thrive Ithaca EcoVillage Education Center, dedicated to sharing the lessons of sustainability and climate resilience pioneered by the Global Ecovillage Network.
Nathan holds an M.A. from the University of Washington, a B.A. from Oberlin College, and a certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management from Tufts University. He has been a Watson Fellow, a Fulbright Fellow, and is the co-founder of Global Climate Corps, a global youth training program focused on skill building for climate engagement