Anne Slaughter Andrew

Former U.S. Ambassador

Former U.S. Ambassador Andrew is an accomplished executive, lawyer, entrepreneur and diplomat whose career has centered on developing strategies and advancing solutions for a thriving economy and a sustainable environment.

After serving as our U.S. Ambassador in Costa Rica under President Obama and a 20+ year career as an Energy and Environmental Attorney, former Amb. Andrew currently serves on the Board of Directors for Sunnova Energy International, Inc. (NOVA), and Ad Astra Rocket Company. In addition, she is a Social Entrepreneur investing and advising in clean energy companies and advocating for sustainably-focused initiatives. Recent projects include co-founding TerViva, LLC, an agro-technology company developing environmentally sustainable crops for food and fuel; investing and advising LNG, LLC, a Central American venture to collect and recycle used lubricant oil; and launching the Climate Forum with the NewDEAL, a rising stars network of exceptional state and local elected official. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors of the NewDEAL (Chair, Governance and Nominating), former Amb. Andrew also serves on the Board of the Natural Resources Defense Council “NRDC” (Chair, Governance and Nominating), and on the Telluride Foundation (Executive Committee) in Telluride, Colorado.