Mónika Serrano leads the resilience program at Turner Construction. She has held roles in most phases of the construction process in her 18 years in the industry. Serrano considers climate change one of the biggest threats to humanity and is constantly pushing the bar in the aspects of resiliency, climate adaptation and mitigation. She is a past USGBC NJ chapter board member and a Climate Reality Project leader. Serrano has presented at various venues on the value of resilience, climate adaptation in the built environment, sustainable design, and construction. She constantly collaborates with folks in the design, engineering, construction, risk, insurance, and legal industries as she believes in the power of partnerships to move the needle toward a vital world.