Speaker Details: Charles Cohen

Charles Cohen

National Sustainability Education Director, Siemens


Charles Cohen is the Sustainability Education Director for Siemens Industry Inc., Building Technologies Division. Mr. Cohen came to Siemens from the education sector in 2007 where his career path took him from teacher to principal to the business office over a 33 year career. Mr. Cohen received his undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University and his Masters Degree from Loyola University of Chicago in School Administration and Leadership and his Chief School Business Officials endorsement from Northern Illinois University.

The primary focus of the Sustainability Education Program is to support educational opportunities for our customers in the areas of sustainability, energy awareness, STEM programming, inquiry project based instruction, workforce development initiatives and community outreach opportunities. Programs are intended to provide opportunities to support the natural environment and prepare students for a diverse 21st century global economy.