Since there are no currently active contests, we have switched Climate CoLab to read-only mode.
Learn more at
Skip navigation

Member Profile

Joyce Coffee

Joyce Coffee


Screen NamejoycecoffeeActivities2
Member SinceDec 2, 2015CoLab Points (actual)
CountryUnited StatesCoLab Points (max. potential)

Joyce Coffee, LEED AP, founder and president of Climate Resilience Consulting, works with leaders to create strategies that protect and enhance markets and livelihoods through adaptation to climate change.She has over 20 years of domestic and international experience in the corporate, government and non-profit sectors implementing resilience and sustainability strategies, management systems, performance measurement, partnerships, benchmarking and reporting. 

Prior experience includes USAID’s US-Asia Environmental Partnership (Asia and Washington), the World Bank (Vietnam), MWH (Chicago and Egypt), Farr Associates Architecture and Urban Design (Chicago) Chicago Climate Action Plan at the City of Chicago (Chicago), Edelman (Midwest), Notre Dame Global Adaptation Initiative, ND-GAIN (Chicago)

Joyce advises various high level resilience groups, including the Global Adaptation and Resilience Investment work group, the American Society of Adaptation Professionals, the National Center for Atmospheric Research Engineering for Climate Extremes Partnership, the ISO TC 207/SC7 Adaptation External Expert group and the National Science Foundation’s Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network. She is an associate to Acclimatise and a Chicago Council on Global Affairs Emerging Leader.

She received a B.S. in biology, environmental studies and Asian studies from Tufts University and a Masters in city planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is the author of the Climate Adaptation Exchange Blog. @joycecoffee



Joyce has not yet contributed to any Proposals.

Proposal Links

There are no Proposal linking to this member's Proposal yet.


Incentivized disaster preparedness & gamificationNov 28, 2017


Joyce Coffee is supporting proposal Incentivized disaster preparedness & gamificationNov 28, 2017
Joyce Coffee joined the Climate CoLab communityDec 2, 2015