Vicki Arroyo is Executive Director of the Georgetown Climate Center. She is also a Professor from Practice, teaching classes on climate change law and policy, serves as Assistant Dean for Centers & Institutes, and formerly served as Georgetown Law’s environmental program director. Arroyo previously served at the Pew Center on Global Climate Change, most recently as Vice President for Policy Analysis and General Counsel. She has worked at all levels of government and in the private sector, including serving in two offices of U.S. EPA working on air pollution standards and as Policy Director for Louisiana’s Department of Environmental Quality and Environmental Advisor to Gov. Roemer. She has worked as an attorney in private practice representing a variety of public and private sector clients. She serves on the Executive Committee for the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies and chairs TRB’s resilience task force, and recently completed terms on the advisory board for NSF’s Geosciences Directorate and the UCAR Board.