Alec Appelbaum

Alec Appelbaum
News Editor, Yale Center for Business and the Environment
BA, Yale College 1993 MBA, Yale School of Management

Alec Appelbaum coaches students and collaborates with team members as CBEY's news editor. He writes and teaches to help all stakeholders understand and act on climate challenges. He's written journalism and research for the New York Times, the Urban Land Institute, the Rockefeller Foundation, and many others. He lives in a vertical small town in Lower Manhattan with his wife and two children. 

Authored Articles
Proctor Creek in Atlanta

How does Atlanta's Proctor Creek connect to national water management and worldwide carbon mitigation? The same way conversations about small projects connect to global biodiversity breakthroughs.  / Shawn Taylor / CC BY 2.0 

Conservation Finance Boot Camp: Sharing and Benefiting From Stories of Shared Benefit

How can professionals who devote their lives to sustaining real places connect in virtual space? Judging from the 2021 Boot Camp, pretty intensely. Digital again for the first time, the 2021 Conservation Finance Boot Camp drew over 120 professionals from at least six time zones to learn proven...