“Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them” – Paul Hawken
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Willa joined Northstar after graduating from Boston College. She spent her college years studying environmental challenges and ethical business practices, doing research on human-wildlife coexistence, and working in corporate social responsibility. Willa also spent a semester at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand where she expanded her knowledge of ecology and the impact of climate change. Willa’s studies inspired her to pursue a career focused on sustainability in the private sector.
EDUCATION: B.A. Environmental Studies with a focus on societal adaption to climate change, Boston College
WILLA AFTER WORK: After work Willa enjoys hiking, going to the beach, learning to cook, and attending concerts. In Boston, Willa spent time volunteering at the New England Aquarium.