Marlene Machemy

LEED GA, WELL AP, CEM I Carbon Lead

As the team’s Carbon Lead, Marlene leads all things decarbonization and carbon reporting related including CDP, SBTi and TCFD. Prior to Leading Edge, she worked hand-in-hand with Property Managers and Chief Engineers to manage 35 building engineers (across 11 buildings) throughout California. Additionally, Marlene managed carbon reporting and achieved carbon neutrality for Canada’s largest utility stretching across 500 assets regionally for her first 5 years out of university. Her robust technical background, management skills and passion for a holistic sustainability approach makes her an exceptional add to the team.

Marlene earned a B.S. with honors in Physics from the University of Victoria. During her studies, she created climate models, helped build a satellite and programmed atmospheric payloads.

In her free time, you will most likely find Marlene in the mountains with her family, rock climbing, mountain biking and skiing.