Cristen Farley is a Scientific Graphic Artist in the Communications Office of the Energy Technologies Area at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She has worked with Berkeley Lab since 2014 as a design consultant and joined the lab full time in the fall of 2020.
Cristen has nearly 10 years of design experience specializing in climate and energy. Over the course of her career, Cristen has worked with a wide range of companies and organizations including Strategen Consulting, California Air Resources Board, Analysis Group, CalETC, CALSTART, NantEnergy, Extensible Energy, American Lung Association, Merck Family Fund, and Ygrene Financing to name a few.
She strives to bridge the gap between complex information and target audiences through the use of visual aesthetics. She brings a full menu of skills and techniques to her work, which range from designing pitch presentations, data graphics, and scientific illustrations to branding, reports and photo editing. Her design work is more than what you see at first glance; it’s always strategic, and every detail has a purpose.
HUD MBEST Tool Development - May 25th 2023
A team of BTUS researchers created the Multifamily Building Efficiency Screening Tool (MBEST) for HUD's Green and Resilient Retrofit Program (GRRP) [https://www.hud.gov/grrp/
Spot: Cristen Farley - February 10th 2022
Cristen Farley went above and beyond in making sure that all ETA sites met branding and design standards as we performed a major update to our Content Management Systems.
Spot: Strategic Plan Refresh Team - May 03rd 2021
For exceptional service and professionalism in the design, development and production of ETA's 2021 Strategic Plan Refresh.
Spot: Natasha Nelson, Marie Butson, Karyn Houston, Cristen Farley - April 26th 2021
For exceptional contributions to the production of the 2021 Lab Director's Area Review for ETA.
Spot: Kiran Julin and Cristen Farley - March 19th 2021
For exceptional collaborative contributions to the successful China Energy Outlook website completion under a short timeline.
Spot: Kiran Julin, Cristen Farley - March 19th 2021
For exceptional collaborative contributions to the successful China Energy Outlook website completion under short timeline.