Caitlin F. McCarthy is the Director of Education, Associates, and Corporate Partnerships at the Environmental Law Institute, a leading non-partisan environmental nonprofit in Washington, DC. In her role, McCarthy identifies and conducts extensive research into cutting-edge issues in environmental law, writes and leads professional legal education programs, builds relationships with top practitioners and confers with experts, engages in frequent public speaking, facilitates networking, and directs programs in their entirety. She also oversees the institutional memberships of global law firms, Fortune 500 and smaller companies, and leading NGOs.
McCarthy is a proud alumna of Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart.
Her values, confidence, and leadership have been foundationally shaped by Woodlands. As the youngest ever Director in the Environmental Law Institute’s 50+ year history, McCarthy credits Woodlands for instilling in her the tenacity and faith to pursue her aspirations. She is grateful for the close-knit Woodlands community that has actively persisted since her graduation, through deep ties to the school and lifelong WA friends she talks with each and every day.