Sarah Davidson, Director
Sarah Davidson manages Strategy, Impact & Investor Relations for NY Green Bank, where she oversees the organization’s public relations, partnership development, stakeholder engagement, communications and marketing efforts, while providing investment, portfolio management, and operations support.
Prior to NY Green Bank, Ms. Davidson served in the office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo as a special assistant to Richard Kauffman, Chairman of Energy and Finance for the State of New York. She supported the Chairman in developing and implementing a strategic plan to scale up clean energy, enhance New York’s competitiveness for clean energy business, and make the State’s energy systems more resilient and reliable.
Ms. Davidson had previously consulted for AGRION, a global network for energy and sustainability professionals along with the Carbon War Room, an international nonprofit working to accelerate the adoption of business solutions that reduce emissions at gigaton scale and advance a low-carbon economy. Prior to these roles, Ms. Davidson served as a Vice President at the Coalition for Green Capital, a Green Bank-focused advocacy group in Washington, DC, supporting tax and finance policies to expand investment opportunities in clean energy generation and energy efficiency.
Ms. Davidson is pursuing her Master of Business Administration degree from Columbia University, where she serves as the Community Representative for the EMBA Friday/Saturday Class of 2020, and holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Colorado College. She is Co-Chair of the Board of Directors of the S.S. Columbia Project, serves on the Board of Directors of Sense & Sustainability and the Advisory Board of the Environmental Film Festival.