Dawn  Lippert

Dawn Lippert

Project Manager
Hawai‘i Renewable Energy Development Venture

Dawn Lippert joined Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture (HREDV) in 2009. She is responsible for the organization’s investment portfolio, business training, and strategic partnerships. Current HREDV investments include Better Place, Sopogy, Kuehnle AgroSystems, Concentris Systems, and Satcon Technology Corporation. Ms. Lippert is also the founder and President of the Board for the Hawaii not-for-profit WiRE: Women in Renewable Energy.

Prior to HREDV, Ms. Lippert was a senior consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington D.C. She provided management consulting for renewable energy projects, including the Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative. Previously, Ms. Lippert worked with Hawaii County to develop the island’s sustainable energy plan with the Kohala Center and the County, and worked on energy commercialization projects with The Energy and Resources Institute in New Delhi, India. She is also a LEED Accredited Professional. Ms. Lippert received her B.A. from Yale University and Master’s Degree from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.