The Team

Esther Julier

Senior Technical Manager

Esther Julier is a sustainability professional and environmental scientist with nearly 10 years of experience in translating Cradle to Cradle principles into real world applications. Esther comes to the Institute from McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry (MBDC), where she assisted clients with incorporating Cradle to Cradle into their business strategies and decisions. She also helped clients meet the requirements of the Cradle to Cradle certification program. Esther continues this work with the Institute, conducting assessment audits, leading the Renewable Energy and Carbon Management advisory group during the ongoing standard revisions, and assisting with the development of documentation and tools for the Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Program.

In addition to her experience at MBDC, Esther’s background includes work with GreenBlue where she assisted with material health related research and recommendations. She has also worked at U.C. Berkeley and the University of Virginia conducting research in the fields of environmental science, ecology, and agriculture. Esther holds a Master of Science degree in Environmental Sciences from the University of Virginia and a bachelor in Biology from San Francisco State University.