GWS Board of Directors

Marne Sussman, GWS Secretary


Ms. Marne Sussman is a partner at Holland & Knight LLP, where she represents clients in multiple industries in regulatory, transactional, and litigation matters regarding air quality, climate change, and energy issues.  She has particular experience with the energy, oil and gas, and transportation sectors.  She is also involved in CEQA permitting and defense for various projects, including air quality and GHG-specific issues in relation to environmental assessment under CEQA.  She has a B.A. in Communications from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a J.D. from New York University School of Law.  In her free time, she enjoys traveling and hanging out with her kids, Parker, 6 and Willa, 2.

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