Lucas Ackerknecht


MPA 2014 Cornell University, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs

B.S. Natural Resources, 2012 Cornell University

Lucas Ackerknecht is a first year MPA student concentrating in Economics and Financial Policy. He is an Environmental Finance and Impact Investment Fellow, Environmental Finance affinity group leader for Sustainable Global Enterprise SGE Club, and a BR MicroCapital fellow. As an undergraduate at Cornell University, Lucas worked for Environmental Defense Fund, Environmental Law Institute, the National Science Foundation, and Cornell Biological Field Station on various water related projects. With the SGE Immersion, he is hoping to learn about renewable energy strategy and restorative business models.