Brandon Middaugh is the Director of Microsoft’s Climate Innovation Fund program and strategy. In this capacity, she is focused on accelerating the widespread adoption of climate solutions and investing in innovative technologies. Previously, Brandon led the company’s global distributed energy strategy for Microsoft’s cloud energy & sustainability team. Prior to joining Microsoft, Brandon was a Vice President at SunEdison. Earlier in her career, Brandon led consulting engagements for energy clients and sustainable investment clients as a Vice President at Albright Stonebridge Group. Brandon holds an MBA degree from Stanford Graduate School of Business and environmental science degrees from Yale University.