John Bernardo is the sustainability strategist for Idaho Power Company. He identifies and implements sustainability initiatives into the company culture, oversees reporting to national, international and investment-based organizations, promotes CSR (corporate social responsibility) internally and externally, and manages the production of the annual sustainability report.
He holds two degrees from Pennsylvania State University (environmental resource management and biology) and a master of education in science education from Clarion University of Pennsylvania.
John joins Boise State’s College of Business and Economics as an executive in residence and the interim director of the Responsible Business Initiative. He is an avid mountain biker, an archery enthusiast and once played “The Puzzle” on NPR with Will Shortz.