Gund External Advisory Board, Global Lead, Sustainability Science, Microsoft

Amy Luers is the Global Lead for Sustainability Science at Microsoft and a Senior Advisor at Future Earth. Her work focuses on issues related to science, communication, data, sustainability and climate policy.

Previously, Amy was the Executive Director at Future Earth, Director of Climate at the Skoll Global Threats Fund, and Assistant Director for Climate Resilience and Information at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). Amy spent a number of years at Google as Senior Environment Program Manager. She started her career in Latin America as Co-Founder and the first Executive Director of Agua Para La Vida (Water for Life), working with rural communities to enhance access to potable water.

Gund Advisory Board member Amy Luers


  • PhD, Environmental Science, Stanford University
  • MA, International Policy Studies, Stanford University
  • BA, Philosophy, Middlebury College


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