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Tamara "TJ" DiCaprio

Environmental Sustainability at Microsoft. Focused on carbon pricing, energy efficiency, carbon offsets, green power and the power of tech.

As Senior Director of Environmental Sustainability, TJ is the chief architect responsible for designing and managing Microsoft’s internal carbon fee model. Her efforts drive accountability while supporting innovation in efficiency, green power, and low-carbon economic development in emerging nations.

Recently TJ was awarded the Aspen Institute Fellowship, and in 2014, TJ received the C.K. Prahalad award for Global Business Sustainability Leadership. In 2013 TJ was recognized by the U.S. Congress and bestowed the Individual Leadership award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. She also was listed in the Top 35 Women Leaders in Sustainability by Triple Pundit, the Guardian’s 2013 Unlikely Climate Heroes, and invited to speak at the 2013 White House Women and Environment Summit.

She brings an educational background in Environmental Studies and Energy from the University of California at Santa Barbara, where she received the 2015 Environmental Studies Alumna of the Year award and an MBA in Sustainable Business and Government Policy Administration from Marylhurst University.

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