2017 Fall Forum: Health and the Environment in North Carolina

Environmental Health Scholars Program at Duke University

Jason Elliott

Program Coordinator
Duke University

Mr. Jason Elliott began in August 2014 as the program coordinator of the Duke Carbon Offsets Initiative (DCOI) at Duke University. Prior to working at the DCOI, Jason received a Bachelor of Science (2011) in economics and accounting from Manchester University, and a Master of Environmental Management (2014) and Master of Forestry (2014) from Duke University.

The Duke Carbon Offsets Initiative develops the carbon offsets strategy to help Duke University meets its goal of climate neutrality in 2024. The DCOI has developed a variety of local offset projects including an innovative swine waste-to-energy project in North Carolina, residential energy efficiency and solar programs, and an urban tree planting program.