Vice President, Strategic Engagement
Sustainable Capital Advisors
Nicole Sitaraman is a Senior Manager of Public Policy at Sunrun, Inc., the nation’s largest residential solar, battery storage and energy management services provider. Nicole spearheads Sunrun’s engagement in legislative and regulatory policy initiatives in the Mid-Atlantic region. Prior to joining Sunrun, Nicole was an Assistant People’s Counsel in the Office of the People’s Counsel for the District of Columbia where she was the chief advisor on clean energy and environmental policy and represented DC ratepayers before the Public Service Commission, DC Council and PJM Interconnection. Prior to working in clean energy advocacy, Nicole was a civil rights attorney for several years. Nicole is the recipient of several honors for her advocacy including 2019 We Act for Environmental Justice Annual Gala Honoree, 2018 Women in Renewables Industries & Sustainable Energy (WRISE) Honors in Policy & Advocacy and the 2018 Grist.org Top 50 Fixers List. Nicole earned a B.A. in English from Yale University and a J.D. from Boston University School of Law.