Julie Paquette is the Director of Energy Management within the Office of Facilities. In this role, she leads a broad portfolio of initiatives in support of the University’s energy and sustainability goals. Paquette has extensive technical experience with high performance building and campus energy systems, and is personally and professionally committed to sustainability innovation, education, and advocacy.
Paquette joined the University in 2012. Prior to Yale, she led Go-Green Services at Sightlines in developing energy performance metrics, strategy, tactics, and relationships across 60 member universities. Paquette also launched and led the Green Integration Group at Vanderweil Engineers in providing energy services and contributing to the design and construction of over forty LEED certified buildings representing nearly twenty-five million square feet of space, including over seven million square feet at the Platinum level.
Paquette is a registered Professional Engineer with engineering degrees from Brown University and MIT.