Kim Lundgren is CEO of Kim Lundgren Associates, Inc. (KLA), a benefits corporation that delivers customized solutions for local governments to create the sustainable community they want. One of KLA’s core solutions- the KLA Sustainability Dashboard- is a communications platform that guides local governments to tell their story, track progress towards goals, & engage community members to be part of the solution.
Kim’s passion for saving the Earth dates back to her childhood and drives her work to spur local action and long-lasting behavior change to realize tangible improvements to the economic, environmental, and social aspects of our communities to create a sustainable future. Kim is an early municipal sustainability pioneer that wrote the first climate action plan in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and one of the first climate adaptation plans in the country. She has spent the last sixteen years partnering with hundreds of local governments across the country to design, plan, fund, implement, and evaluate sustainability programs focused on climate change mitigation and adaptation.
Kim has been featured at over 50 conferences over the past 16 years, including the national conferences for the American Planning Association, the American Public Works Association, and the National Adaptation Forum.