Bethany Gorham

Bethany Gorham

Senior Vice President, Orion Energy Partners

Ms. Gorham is Senior Vice President at Orion Energy Partners where she oversees the firm’s IDEA group, responsible for Investor Development, Engagement and Accountability. Additionally, she is a voting member of the Environmental, Social, and Governance (“ESG”) Committee.

Previously, Bethany served as a Vice President at Energy Impact Partners where she was head of global fundraising, in addition to ESG and Impact Measurement programs. Additionally, she served as founding member of EIP’s Limited Partner ESG Advisory Board.

Prior, Bethany was a Senior Product Manager at S&P Global, where she oversaw renewable energy and ESG business segments for the Market Intelligence Division.

Earlier, Bethany worked in technical analyst roles for U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and for Natural Resources Defense Council (“NRDC”).


  • Master of Liberal Arts in Environmental Management and Climate Sustainability from Harvard University
  • BBA in Finance and Marketing Management from Texas Christian University, (Summa Cum Laude).

In 2021, Bethany joined the Northam Energy Capital Assembly Energy Transition Advisory Board. Read the report here >>

She will be speaking at the 2021 Northam Energy Capital Assembly on the panel From Villain to Saviour: What is the Role for Big Oil in the Green Revolution? (14 October 2021, 2:30pm)