MITEI People

Emily Dahl

Former Director of Communications MIT Energy Initiative


Emily Dahl has worked at the intersection of energy, sustainability, and policy engagement for more than 15 years. She leads MITEI’s communications and events team, which develops and implements the organization’s engagement and outreach strategy—collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to elevate MIT’s low-carbon energy research and education efforts; create opportunities for dialogues among MIT researchers, students, and outside experts; and inform public policy. Emily has previously worked to advance climate, clean energy, and economic development programs at Massachusetts quasi-public agencies and regional and national clean energy and environmental organizations. She has also worked as a staffer and consultant for political campaigns. She is a member of the Mass Audubon Council and an advisory board member of Mass Audubon’s Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary.