Our Team

Co-founder

Richard H. Lawrence, Jr.

“We want our projects to have long-term impact on both planet and community.”

Co-founder

Dee Lawrence

“We call it Cool Effect for a reason: small movements for big impact.”

Chief Executive Officer

Marisa de Belloy

“Together we must fight carbon…for our generation and many more to come.”

Director of Marketing

Jodi Manning

“Our mission is to give others hope that they can be part of the solution.”

Controller

Alissa Van Leuven

“It’s up to all of us to engage in every way to restore our climate and future.”

Global Offset Research

Sid Yadav

“Government has failed. So I work hard to pick projects that actually fight CO₂.”

Director

Skye Lawrence

“Climate change is our test. If we succeed at this, we’ll achieve anything.”

Director

Blake Lawrence

“It’s about collective effort. If we take action, we can solve climate change.”

Our Advisory Board

Robert Dubrow

Faculty Director, Yale Climate Change and Health Initiative

Ambassador Hector E. Morales, Jr.

Former Permanent Representative to the Organization of American States

Michael Wara

Director of Climate & Energy Policy Program, Stanford University

Explore Our Projects