Dr. Emily Reichert serves as Chief Executive Officer of Greentown Labs, the largest clean technology startup incubator in the United States. As the company’s first employee, Dr. Reichert has spearheaded the rapid growth of Greentown Labs into a global center for clean technology innovation, attracting companies, visitors, and partners from around the world. Dr. Reichert started her career at Arthur D. Little as a Ph.D. scientist and progressed into R&D, business development, and general management roles. Prior to Greentown Labs, she was the Director of Business Operations at the Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry, where she helped grow the angel-funded startup into a sustainable contract R&D business with a mission to minimize environmental impact of chemical products. Dr. Reichert also served as a MIT Sloan Fellow in Innovation and Global Leadership as well as a Venture Labs Fellow at Flagship Ventures, a Boston-based venture capital firm. Dr. Reichert has been appointed to leadership positions on innovation, economic development, entrepreneurship, and clean technology commercialization at the city, state, and federal level, including the Massachusetts Governor’s Economic Development Planning Council and the US Secretary of Commerce’s National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. She has served as a board member or as an advisor for a number of entrepreneurship and clean technology-focused organizations, including the MIT Energy Club, Northeast Clean Energy Council, Cleantech Open Northeast, Cyclotron Road, the Incubatenergy Network, and the MIT Enterprise Forum.