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Claudia A. McMurray

Claudia is currently Senior Counsellor to the Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit, representing the sustainability work of the Prince’s Charities in the United States. She has worked as a lawyer, policymaker, and diplomat, focusing on issues related to the environment, energy, natural resource conservation, and sustainability. Before joining the Prince’s Charities, Ms. McMurray served as Senior Counsel to the Commission investigating the BP oil spill, and CEO of Mainstream Green Solutions, a firm providing strategic advice on sustainability, climate change, and other environmental issues. From 2006 to 2009, Ms. McMurray served as Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans, Environment and Science. She also served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Environment, and Associate Deputy Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency.

During the 1990’s she was Counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, as well as to Senators John Warner and Fred Thompson. Claudia  currently serves on the Board of Directors of Panthera and the Advisory Boards of the Energy and Enterprise Initiative, the Women’s Council on Energy and the Environment, and the Cheetah Conservation Fund.