Grace Carlson Account Manager
My other passion: Competitive tennis. Mixed doubles.
Hidden talent: I have a knack for writing in iambic pentameter and crafting limericks
Fueled by: Sharing a team experience. I appreciate diverse talents and communications style from the mundane to the extraordinary.
Grace brings an extensive professional background to the C Squared family and its clients. For more than a decade she led a green branding and strategic communications firm in southwest Florida where she served a broad range of clients before relocating to the Pacific Northwest in 2016.
She continues to challenge her professional development as a Sustainability Associate with the International Society for Sustainability Professionals, a LEED Green Associate with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), and having become an accredited Public Relations professional (APR) early in her career. She holds an MBA in Sustainable Systems from Pinchot University in Seattle, Wash., along with a Certificate in Renewable Energy Management.
Grace gives back to her community through leadership roles as marketing team leader at the U.S. Green Building Council, as a board member with the professional chapter of NetImpact in Seattle, a board member of the Pinchot University Alumni association and as political director with a grassroots transit advocacy group, Seattle Subway.
She and her husband, Michael, a green architect, have five grown children who are pursuing their individual passions in Oregon, Tennessee, Washington, DC, and Florida.