Odyssey Medal

Martha Jane Murray

View Murray's Odyssey medal acceptance speech:  Part 1 | Part 2

Martha Jane Murray_RGBMartha Jane Murray works for the William J. Clinton Foundation Climate Initiative where she serves as a policy associate to address global warming with large scale and replicable green building projects. An architect, Murray was the first LEED Accredited Professional in Arkansas and the founding chair of the USGBC-Arkansas Chapter, and is a passionate researcher and design practitioner of “green buildings.” She was one of five national core committee members who organized the national USGBC GreenBuild 2005 response for the Katrina sustainable rebuilding effort. She spent two years working on sustainable rebuilding strategies for New Orleans, particularly in the public school system.