Liz Claiborne Art Ortenberg Foundation

The Liz Claiborne and Art Ortenberg Foundation is pleased to announce that Lillian Cheng has joined the Foundation as our new Program Officer.  Lillian comes to the Foundation from the Helmsley Charitable Trust in New York City, where she was a Program Officer working on a global scale to address environmental and biodiversity threats in ways that ensure the well-being of local communities.

Before joining Helmsley, Lillian was a senior project manager at an environmental consulting and engineering firm, and has developed energy efficiency retrofit projects as an EDF Climate Corps Fellow with the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles. Lillian received an M.S. in Sustainability Management from Columbia University, a B.S. in Marine Science with a Minor in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut, and holds a LEED Green Associate credential.