Carrie Freeman, director of sustainable business innovation, is responsible for the strategy and business development of eco-technology solutions in the areas of environment and natural resource management. In her previous role as corporate sustainability strategist, she directed corporate wide strategic sustainability efforts working with stakeholders across the company to ensure that Intel continues to build upon its industry leadership in sustainability. Since joining Intel in 1998, Carrie has been a regional environmental relations manager, an engineering manager and a technical program manager. Carrie regularly speaks around the world on the role of information technology and sustainability. She is on the boards of the Nature Conservancy of New Mexico, the Permaculture Credit Union and acts in an advisory capacity to the Water Innovations Alliance and the Technology Venture Corporation. Carrie holds an MBA in environmental policy and planning from the University of New Mexico.