Kirsten Root

Director of Development

Kirsten works on fundraising and strategy for the Just Transition Fund. Before joining JTF, Kirsten spent several years in annual giving at The University of Virginia Law School Foundation. She also practiced environmental and corporate law in Detroit, as well as low income housing tax credit syndication law in Boston. Kirsten holds degrees from The University of Virginia, where she minored in Environmental Science, and Cornell Law School, where she focused on Public Policy and Environmental Law. She lives outside Boston with two energetic boys and a fish called Owen.