Nurit Katz

Chief Sustainability Officer
University of California, Los Angeles

UCLA’s first Chief Sustainability Officer, Nurit Katz is working to foster partnerships among academic, research, and operational departments to facilitate creating a world class living laboratory for sustainability at UCLA. Nurit has also served as Executive Officer for UCLA Facilities Management for five years and is an Instructor for UCLA Extension’s Sustainability Certificate Program. Currently Nurit is serving as Operations Section Chief for the UCLA Emergency Operations Center during the COVID-19 response. Nurit holds an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, a Masters in Public Policy from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, and a BA in Environmental Education from Humboldt State University.