Jordynn Paz is a Verifier and ESG Analyst at Kestrel Verifiers, responsible for conducting external reviews under the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) standards. She also evaluates competitive market deals for our pre-qualification service through Ipreo by IHS Markit.
Ms. Paz is an Apsaalooke writer from Garryowen, Montana, on the Crow Indian Reservation. She has her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Montana specializing in Native American studies and Indigenous storytelling. Her work includes featured reporting on the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women movement and commentary on Indigenous social and environmental issues.
In her role at Kestrel, Ms. Paz leverages her experience as a journalist to interpret the complexities of environmental and social features in bond-financed activities. Her writing pairs critical understanding with the need for clear communication, making the intersection of science and finance accessible to everyone.