Elizabeth Babcock, Acting Executive Director
Elizabeth Babcock is the Acting Executive Director for Denver’s Office of Climate Action, Sustainability and Resiliency. She has over 20 years of experience managing collaborative, transformational projects, including the development of Denver’s climate office and programs under the Climate Protection Fund. Her portfolio includes energy, electrified mobility, building decarbonization, workforce development, environmental justice, and climate adaptation. She has managed several multimillion-dollar grants, including the Bloomberg American Cities Climate Challenge and the Denver Energy Challenge, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. In previous roles, she worked with universities around the world to advance sustainability and civic engagement through the Talloires Network. She holds a BA with highest honors from the University of Florida and an MA from the University of Chicago.