Elizabeth A. Lowery is vice president for environment, energy and safety policy at General Motors. As chief environmental officer, she is responsible for GM’s environmental, energy and safety policies worldwide. She is also a member of the North America Strategy Board. Previously, she was GM North America vice president and general counsel responsible for managing the delivery of legal services. She also managed the environmental and energy practice area of the GM legal staff and was responsible for facility environmental matters, mobile emissions, and energy initiatives on a global basis. She was involved in the development and adoption of the GM Environmental Principles and also the endorsement of the Coalition for Environmentally Responsible Economies Principles.