MPP, Certificate in Survey Research, 2019
Environmental Specialist in Corporate Governance and Sustainability, Dominion Energy
Hannah E. Casey is currently working as Environmental Specialist in Corporate Governance and Sustainability for Dominion Energy. Some of the responsibilities that are entailed in Hannah’s position include reviewing reports from ranking agencies, corresponding with investors, and assisting with the publication of their annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report.
Throughout her undergraduate career, Hannah Casey interned for UConn’s Office of Sustainability where she conducted similar tasks regarding rankings and data collection. Hannah interned for Dominion Energy for three years as a biologist intern in the Millstone Nuclear Power Station Environmental Lab in Connecticut, as an environmental compliance intern in West Virginia, and as a sustainability intern in Richmond Virginia. Those internships exposed her to the relationship between field work/data collection and policy making.
The MPP program equipped Hannah with the skills necessary to analyze and think critically about data, effectively write memos and concise reports, and ultimately how to work with a diverse group of people and utilize the varying talents involved.”
Hannah worked for the Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) in Hartford, Connecticut during her Internship and Professional Practice Program (IPP). Her advice for current and future students is to keep an open mind, leave your comfort zone, and always look for ways to improve.
Hannah currently lives in Richmond, Virginia. In her free time Hannah enjoys staying active, exploring Richmond, trying new recipes, and sitting on her porch with friends.