Cynthia is vice president, sustainability consulting for Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), a Fortune 500 commercial real estate management and outsourcing provider. In this capacity she works with JLL clients to help design and implement sustainability and employee engagement strategies and initiatives that deliver measureable results. Previously, Curtis served as senor advisor for policy & engagement for Ceres, a non-profit advocating for a sustainable economy through a network of investors and businesses. In this role, she collaborated with companies to engage with policymakers on energy and climate policy, and led the development of the first financial services sector statement on climate policy. Prior to Ceres, Cynthia served as vice president and chief sustainability officer at CA Technologies, where she successfully extended the scope of the company’s sustainability initiatives, increased employee engagement and established a governance structure inclusive of oversight by the Board of Directors.
Curtis has also held executive level marketing and communications positions at Utimaco Safeware, EMC and Unisys.
Cynthia is a founding advisor of CrowdComfort, a member of New England Women In Energy & the Environment, chair of the Wellesley Village Church Energy Committee, and co-founder of the Wellesley Interfaith Environmental Group. She lives in the Boston area in one of the region’s first gold LEED-certified residences.