California High-Speed Rail Authority
Margaret Cederoth manages the sustainability program for the California High-Speed Rail Authority. Her duties include policy development and implementation, greenhouse gas emissions inventory, tracking, and offsets, renewable energy planning, sustainable design, and district-scale sustainability approaches.
As an AICP and LEED accredited urban planner, she has over 17 years of experience in the areas of transportation and sustainability. Cederoth led sustainability efforts for the Masdar Institute project in Abu Dhabi from 2007 to 2009, and was active on several projects in the region that explored sustainability criteria for infrastructure projects. She has also worked on complex carbon neutral projects and high-performance facilities in the U.S. She has been with Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB) since 2002 and currently leads sustainable design and company initiatives at PB.
Cederoth has a Masters of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.