Jaime Silverstein

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  • Jaime Silverstein

    Associate

    Jaime Silverstein is an Associate at Croatan Institute. She also currently serves as Farm Business Advisor for NOFA-VT and sits on the board of directors for Metta Earth Institute. Previously, she has worked as the crop R&D specialist for Freight Farms, a Boston-based urban agriculture start-up; program coordinator for Slow Money Boston; and senior research fellow at the Sustainable Endowments Institute, where she led research on responsible investing practices at colleges and universities, including the use of green revolving funds to finance energy efficiency.

    Silverstein has collaborated on various sponsored research projects addressing finance and sustainability, including "Institutional Pathways to Fossil-Free Investing" (2013). She has contributed to outreach and research, surveying institutional investors and money managers for the US SIF Report on US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends.

    Silverstein is a Kripalu-certified yoga teacher and teaches in the Boston area. She enjoys attending local food events, frequenting local farmers markets, and studying herbalism.

    She splits her time between Somerville, Massachusetts, and Vermont.

    Education
    B.S., Business Administration, Boston University
    Concentration in Finance and International Management and Minor in Environmental Analysis and Policy 
     
    Study Abroad: London, England, Boston University
     
     

    Languages

    French
    Publications

    "Report on US Sustainable, Responsible, and Impact Investing Trends 2018." Washington, DC: US SIF Foundation, October 2018 (with Joshua Humphreys et al).

    "Report on US Sustainable, Responsible, and Impact Investing Trends." Washington, DC: US SIF Foundation, November 2014 (with Joshua Humphreys et al).

    "College Endowment Investment Trends & Best Practices: An Analysis of Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) Data." Boston, MA: Sustainable Endowments Institute, September 2014 (with Aaron Karp and Mark Orlowski).

    "Institutional Pathways to Fossil-Free Investing." Boston: Tellus Institute, 2013 (with Joshua Humphreys).

    "Report on Sustainable and Responsible Investing Trends in the United States." Washington, D.C.: US SIF Foundation, 2012 (with Joshua Humphreys, Meg Voorhes and Ann Solomon).