Sarah Finnie Robinson is a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Sustainable Energy at Boston University and Adjunct Clinical Professor at BU’s College of Communication. She invests in large-scale climate solutions and is the Founding Partner of WeSpire, a behavior-change technology firm that powers purposeful workplace culture and employee engagement on sustainability programs at F500 corporations.
Robinson is partnering on an active array of potentially transformative collaborations outside the University, for instance the Covering Climate Now major-media coalition and the Climate Matters program at Climate Central.
She holds a B.A. from Princeton University, an M.A. from the Bread Loaf School of English at Middlebury College, and holds a certificate from the inaugural class of Seth Godin’s altMBA in 2015. She began her career at The New Yorker and continued at The Atlantic and at iVillage, where she was the launch content director. She blogs on HuffPost, Medium, and mindbodygreen. CV.
Robinson serves on the cross-sector Climate Task Force of Boston Harbor Now and on the BHN Advisory Council. She is a Trustee of the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health. She is also a Climate Reality Leader and mentor. Robinson is vice-president of the Princeton78 Foundation, whose endowment fuels 20+ undergraduate service projects globally each year.