Why Carbon Direct?




Whitney Johnson

Whitney Johnson

Client Engagement Manager

Environmental Science & Policy + Climate-smart Agriculture + Climate Risk & Resilience

Whitney uses her experience in climate-smart agriculture and corporate ESG consulting to advise clients on high-quality carbon reduction and removal strategies, aligning client goals with impact-focused pathways.

Whitney draws on her professional experience working across sectors and industries to support ecosystem, community, and business resilience. Most recently, Whitney was guiding corporate clients in the design and execution of materiality assessments, sustainability strategy, ESG reporting and disclosures, and climate scenario analysis. She previously served in state government managing the development of digital products to increase public access to conservation data and deploying capital grants at the nexus of agricultural water conservation and soil health. She has worked with food and agricultural businesses at all scales, from startups to Fortune 100s, and has international experience in Guyana, Haiti, Costa Rica, and Panama.


Master of Environmental Management
Yale School of the Environment

B.A. in Environmental Studies
Baylor University