Elizabeth Teague

Elizabeth Teague, Senior Associate for Environmental Performance at Root Capital. Elizabeth is responsible for Root Capital's Climate-Smart Agriculture Initiative, which includes oversight of existing environmental management processes - namely environmental due diligence and impact assessment with prospective and current borrowers - as well as the development of new borrower services with an environmental dimension. Prior to joining Root Capital in 2010, Elizabeth worked as an agricultural assistant with a nonprofit training center in Japan that provides rural leaders from Asia, Africa, and the Pacific with skills in sustainable agriculture and community development. She holds a B.A. in history from Dartmouth College.