Katy Densmore

Katy currently serves as the Senior Advisor for Conservation Projects at the Nature Conservancy, a global nonprofit working to create a world where people and nature thrive. 


During her seven years at the Nature Conservancy, she has brought her passion for nature together with her business acumen to provide strategic leadership across climate action, conservation, public policy, and corporate sustainability.


Her expertise in management, energy, and the environment was built during her 16 years at ExxonMobil, where she held a broad variety of roles including operations, R&D, project management, regulatory advocacy, and planning. She has served on the Board of the Northern Virginia Conservation Trust since 2016.


Katy has a mechanical engineering degree from Rice University and lives in Alexandria, Virginia.