The Center for Environmental Economic Development (CEED) is a US-based nongovernmental organization incorporated in 1993 in California as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
We are overseen by a national Board of Directors and by local, national, and international advisory committees. CEED's funding includes a wide range of foundations and government programs.
Our Senior Staff
Ruthanne Cecil, Executive Director, J.D. in Law, University of California at Hastings
Ruthanne Cecil is a well-known expert on financing sustainability, and speaks widely on how fiscal policy options can create the necessary funding pools for urgent global needs.
CEED Board of Directors
Maureen Hart, President
Program Manager, Redwood Coast Energy Authority.
Director, Office of Economic and Community Development, Humboldt State University.
Cultural Resources and Public History Consultant, Guerra & McBane LLC.
Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program Administrator, City and County of Denver.