Natalia Gardocki

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Program Associate

Natalia Gardocki helps manage MEEA’s residential energy efficiency programs, including Illinois Home Performance with Energy Star® and HVAC SAVE. In this role, she provides support in the coordination and implementation of these programs and communicates regularly between participating stakeholder groups.

Before joining MEEA, Natalia held a variety of positions that solidified her interest in environmental issues and sustainability. She has most recently worked on the management team of a local farmers market, as well as helped run environmental communications for a commodities trading company in the biodiesel industry. 

Natalia recently earned her bachelor’s degree from Loyola University Chicago majoring in Environmental Science and minoring in Communications and Sustainable Business Management. Natalia’s hobbies include spending time outdoors, reading non-fiction and exploring Chicago through food.

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