Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions

Suellen Aldina

Director of Operations


Suellen Aldina has more than 20 years' experience in the energy sector, finance, operations and contract negotiations.

She has served in officer-level and senior operations management roles at major energy companies and consulting firms including Battelle Memorial Institute, ICF Consulting, Energy and Environmental Analysis, Public Service Electric & Gas, and Public Service Conservation Resources. Suellen has also served as senior vice president of vendor relations at FM Facility Maintenance LLC and vice president of global procurement at Wyndham Worldwide. She joined Duke University in 2013, managing technology-related contracts across the university and health system before she joined the Energy Initiative in September 2014. Suellen earned a bachelor's degree in economics and master's degree in applied economics from The American University, Washington, D.C.