Jamie Banks, PhD, MS is an environmentalist and healthcare scientist with an extensive background in health outcomes and economics, environmental behavior, and policy. Dr. Banks was a senior consultant at Abt Associates, CRA International, and ML Strategies, the consulting arm of the law firm of Mintz, Levin.

Before Quiet Communities, she founded and served as Chief Scientific Officer at Planet Rewards, a company pioneering online products to promote and sustain positive eco-friendly behaviors. For seven years, she chaired her town’s committee on landscape maintenance, culminating in a town bylaw and teaches the Energy, Pollution, and Climate Change section of NOFA’s Organic Land Care Accreditation course. She currently serves as Chair of the Noise & Health Committee of the American Public Health Association. Her PhD is in Social Policy/Health Economics (University of Kent, UK), and her Master’s degrees are from MIT and Dartmouth Medical School.