Rose Jordan

Rose Jordan



Senior Program Manager

Rose Jordan manages advanced lighting and public sector programs at MEEA, including the Savings Through Efficient Products (STEP) self-install program, data center pilot, and several regional solid-state lighting initiatives, including Midwest LUMEN. She designs and implements program marketing strategies to grow existing programs while cultivating valuable partnerships with MEEA members, utility partners, vendors and program implementers to stay on the forefront of what’s next in efficiency.


Prior to joining MEEA, Rose accelerated urban sustainability initiatives through positions in the private, nonprofit and public sectors. Whether managing communication campaigns, administering environmental programs or producing the pilot episode of Mission: Sustainable, she has focused her marketing and management expertise on growing the green economy.


Rose earned her B.A. in environmental studies at the University of Washington and received her MBA at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management where she received the Top Marketing Management Student Award in 2017. Rose loves to travel, cook and explore Chicago.

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