Lead ESG Analyst
April Strid is a Lead ESG Analyst at Kestrel ESG, responsible for coordinating ESG evaluations and meeting client and market demands. Ms. Strid also manages quality assurance and sector-specific research that informs the basis for scoring criteria.
Ms. Strid has a master’s degree in soil science and brings to Kestrel over eight years of experience in environmental research and public health risk communication. A scientific generalist, she has led Kestrel’s efforts to apply the best available research in assessing the environmental and social benefits of investments. Her background as an environmental science consultant contributes to the “practitioner’s approach” that is so central to producing Kestrel ESG Data.
Ms. Strid is an Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP), certified to assess project sustainability using the Envision Framework—a globally recognized approach to sustainable, resilient, and equitable infrastructure.