Kelsey Forren is an associate director with the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, where she focuses primarily on the Transatlantic Climate Policy Program. Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, Kelsey worked for the Partnership for Responsible Growth in Washington, DC where she conducted research and outreach on the just transition as well as carbon pricing mechanisms. Previously, she worked as the sustainability coordinator for Miami University (Ohio) during which time she focused on calculating the institutional carbon footprint and identifying appropriate decarbonization pathways. Kelsey holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Miami University, where she also received master’s degrees in environmental science and political science.