Melanie Nutter is the Principal of Nutter Consulting LLC providing sustainability and smart cities strategy development and implementation for cities, foundations and companies. Previously, she served as Director of the San Francisco Department of Environment, and as Deputy District Director for Nancy Pelosi. She founded and is Chair Emeritus for the Energy and Environment Circle for Full Circle Fund, served on the Planning Committee for the Urban Sustainability Director’s Network (USDN) and co-chaired USDN’s Innovation Fund. She serves on the Boards of Ecodistricts and Meeting of the Minds and on the Sustainability Subcommittee for the 2016 Superbowl. She was appointed in 2014 to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Smart and Sustainable Cities Network.