Green Festival Speakers

Desireé Reese



Desireé Reese handles commercial marketing for Clean Currents (www.cleancurrents.com), a green energy company that serves residents and businesses in the Mid-Atlantic. Clean Currents is the first and only energy company in Maryland to be certified B Corp, Gold certified by Green America and classified as a Benefit LLC. Formerly, Desiree was the Deputy Director of Green America’s Green Business Network.  She led GBN partnerships, social media and marketing, membership development, and the national green business education program. 

In her previous role in GBN, Desiree worked to understand the needs and challenges of green businesses—from financing to marketing to improving sustainability performance, and designed the tools and solutions they needed to help them thrive in today's competitive marketplace. As a small business owner, Desireé operated her own mediation practice serving private clients and government agencies. 

She graduated from the Executive Nonprofit Management program at Georgetown University and completed undergraduate studies in Business Administration/Human Resource Management.