For more than 17 years, Bomee Jung has contributed to New York City’s climate leadership through policy and programmatic innovations. At the New York City Housing Authority, the largest apartment owner in the US, she led the development and implementation of public housing’s most ambitious 10-year strategic sustainability plan. Highlights include a $700 million program of energy performance contracts, a $300 million heat and hot water electrification program, a 25-megawatt community solar program, and the city’s first new pneumatic waste collection system in 47 years.
Prior to NYCHA, she designed and led the climate mitigation and adaptation programs of the New York office of Enterprise Community Partners, Inc., a national leader in green affordable housing. Bomee holds a Master in City Planning degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and serves on the boards of New York Passive House (nypassivehouse.org) and the Institute for Market Transformation (imt.org). She is Principal of Topsight Advisors.