- organizational strategy
- policy and public outreach
- innovative finance
- climate policy
Head of Communications
Elysha Davila leads the communications team within CPI’s climate finance division. Since joining CPI in 2012, she has helped develop and support its programs including by building the communications team across divisions, playing a founding role in the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance, and helping CPI reach policymakers and investors around the world.
Elysha brings over a decade of experience in strategic communications. She joined CPI from Fenton, a global, public interest communications consultancy known for its results-focused campaigns. At Fenton she worked with leading nonprofits and foundations such as the James Irvine Foundation, Alive & Free, the California Wellness Foundation, Year Up, and the American Medical Association Alliance. Prior to Fenton, Elysha worked at the Foundation for Sustainable Development, an international nonprofit, helping to launch its communications and marketing efforts while the organization was in start-up phase. Elysha has a B.S. in Social Policy and Education from Northwestern University.
Elysha works remotely from northern Michigan where she serves on the board for her regional electric utility, Traverse City Light & Power.