Adrienne Underwood joined PSE Healthy Energy in 2021 to lead external communications and media relations. As communications director, she helps PSE’s staff scientists share their research with diverse audiences and stakeholders. Prior to joining PSE, Adrienne worked for seven years on public affairs campaigns advancing clean energy, public lands, and climate policy. Her experience includes nearly four years on the public policy team at Sunrun, the nation’s leading residential solar company, and two years at the nationally recognized public affairs firm Kivvit.

Adrienne holds a BA in Environmental Sustainability and Social Justice from San Francisco State University and a certificate in Public Relations from Rutgers University.